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Re: setting a convention for property values

From: Nicholas Riley <njriley_at_uiuc.edu>
Date: 2002-12-04 21:13:53 CET

On Wed, Dec 04, 2002 at 05:05:03AM -0800, Kevin Pilch-Bisson wrote:
> The problem with this is that we need to know for absolutely certain the our
> binary detection algorithm will always be right for this to work. Otherwise
> we need props on props to say whether they are binary. Props need to either
> be all binary, or not binary at all.

Yeah, you're right.

> My personal option is that svn: props should be utf-8, lf line
> endings. All other props should be binary, and base64 encoded if
> that is what dav requires.

Sounds good to me, and someone needs to fix the ra_dav problems.

=Nicholas Riley <njriley_at_uiuc.edu> | <http://www.uiuc.edu/ph/www/njriley>
        Pablo Research Group, Department of Computer Science and
  Medical Scholars Program, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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