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Re: [PATCH] "svnadmin dump": An optional XML output format.

From: Kevin Pilch-Bisson <kevin_at_pilch-bisson.net>
Date: 2002-12-21 10:43:44 CET

On Sat, Dec 21, 2002 at 10:05:46AM -0500, Greg Hudson wrote:
> Well, this doesn't look like a horrible amount of code, but I still
> wonder if it wouldn't be better implemented as a separate script or
> program to convert the Subversion dump format to XML and vice versa.
>
> Can you explain what motivates you to want an XML dump format?
>
I could see the advantages, but if we're going to have an XML output,
shouldn't we at least try to make it in RevML? Then it might be loadable in
other SCM's, and vice versa.

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