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RE: exporting svn rep via httpd.conf error

From: Sander Striker <striker_at_apache.org>
Date: 2003-01-20 17:58:57 CET

> From: Karl Fogel [mailto:kfogel@newton.ch.collab.net]
> Sent: Monday, January 20, 2003 4:29 PM

> Peter Davis <peter@pdavis.cx> writes:
>> Would it be better and/or possible to make the various ra modules' URL
>> handling aware of svn:externals? Ie., if a URL is 404, traverse each path
>> component looking for an svn:externals property, and if the result of
>> expanding svn:externals would make the URL valid, then use that instead.
>> Just thinking out loud.
>
> I think that would be the best solution, technically, yes. Not sure
> it's a showstopper, of course.

Not a showstopper IMO.

And if this is (at all) implemented, it should be optional on the server
(through config), because it triggers multiple virtual stats (svn fs
queries) when a page is not found. Mind you this also triggers on invalid
requests that are under a SVN enabled Location.

Sander

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