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Re: [Issue 1291] Changed - Incorrect path in "not a working copy" error message.

From: <cmpilato_at_collab.net>
Date: 2003-05-08 06:32:50 CEST

=?UTF-8?B?QnJhbmtvIMSMaWJlag==?= <brane@xbc.nu> writes:

> >I've not bothered to read the implementation promises of this
> >function, but I'm concerned that calling svn_path_local_style on all
> >output paths will make output be inconsistent in format from input.
> >Because it's perfectly okay on Windows to use forward slashes for
> >paths, I don't want this to happen:
> >
> > C:\> svn st -v wc/subdir
> > _M 10 10 cmpilato wc\subdir
> > M 10 10 cmpilato wc\subdir\file1
> > A 10 10 cmpilato wc\subdir\subsubdir
> >
> Why not? This is what Windows users expect.

Alrighty. Fair enough. Probably not terribly common case anyway,
since Windows users wouldn't expect to be able to use forward-slashes
for input.

> Yikes. Watch this:
> C:\> svn st -v wc/subdir\subsubdir/subsubsubdir\file13.5
> How many bits do you want to store? :-)

Point taken. :-) Okay, considering this and your bulleted list of
Wrapper Script Solutions That Mike Shouldn't Worry About, I'm toggling
my opinion on this matter to a nice, concise, +1.

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