[svn.haxx.se] · SVN Dev · SVN Users · SVN Org · TSVN Dev · TSVN Users · Subclipse Dev · Subclipse Users · this month's index

Re: Miscellaneous bugs

From: Christian Stork <cstork_at_ics.uci.edu>
Date: 2003-10-09 15:10:47 CEST

On Thu, Oct 09, 2003 at 07:22:53AM -0500, C. Michael Pilato wrote:
> If H is missing from disk (and therefore, with it, it's .svn/ admin
> subdir and all information housed therein), we have no idea what
> version H was at (since that's stored in H/.svn/entries, now missing)
> and what children it had (also stored in the missing entries file).
> "Missing" means "I *know* I'm supposed to have this in my working
> copy, but for some reason I don't." psi doesn't meet the criteria
> here, because we *don't* know that we're supposed to have it -- we
> have absolutely no client-side record of it ever existing.

I'd just like to mention that your argumentation is purly based on the
current implementation, i.e. .svn dirs. If the versioning information
were stored outside of the working copy it would still be present at the

Chris Stork <><><><><><><><><><><><><>  http://www.ics.uci.edu/~cstork/
OpenPGP fingerprint: B08B 602C C806 C492 D069  021E 41F3 8C8D 50F9 CA2F
To unsubscribe, e-mail: dev-unsubscribe@subversion.tigris.org
For additional commands, e-mail: dev-help@subversion.tigris.org
Received on Thu Oct 9 15:12:30 2003

This is an archived mail posted to the Subversion Dev mailing list.

This site is subject to the Apache Privacy Policy and the Apache Public Forum Archive Policy.