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Re: svn commit: rev 5616 - in trunk: packages/win32-innosetup/tools/svnpath subversion/bindings/com subversion/bindings/java/jni subversion/bindings/ruby subversion/bindings/swig subversion/clients/cmdline subversion/include subversion/libsvn_delta subver

From: Greg Stein <gstein_at_lyra.org>
Date: 2003-04-14 21:04:02 CEST

On Mon, Apr 14, 2003 at 11:28:13AM -0700, Blair Zajac wrote:
> Sander Striker wrote:
> > > From: blair@tigris.org [mailto:blair@tigris.org]
> > > The great tab cleanup. Replace all tabs with the appropriate amount
> > > of spaces. Running "svn diff --diff-cmd /usr/bin/diff -x -w" shows no
> > > differences.
> >
> > Would you please not do something like this unannounced?
> Sorry about that. Next time I'll give the heads up.

The (unsaid) reason here is simply that it makes applying patches *much*
more difficult if they were generated pre-whitespace-change. You'll get a
bunch o' rejections if you're not careful.


Greg Stein, http://www.lyra.org/
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