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

Re: OMG svn info https://?????

From: Files <files_at_poetryunlimited.com>
Date: 2003-11-07 15:56:28 CET

I looked. svn info isn't even in a library. All the other operations are.

svn info is hardcore wired into the working copy and I have no clue why.

Isn't the info call the equivalent of the stat call?

I mean, I know svn status isn't the same as unix stat.

Then again, svn status is hardwired into the working copy too. But that one
makes sense. It's supposed to be the status of the working copy.

But what about svn info? There is no library equivalent. :(

Shamim Islam
Justin Erenkrantz said:
> --On Friday, November 07, 2003 00:44:02 -0500 Files
> <files@poetryunlimited.com> wrote:
>> Imagine this. You're creating a repository browser.
>> Something that can walk a repository.
>> And the file dates and times that are reported are reported inconstently
>> - the file time is dropped whenever the date is a year ago - no problem.
> I'd say that you should be using the bindings or the C API - writing
> parsers of the command-line output is a path destined to failure.  You've
> got to undo all of the nice user-centric tweaks to allow a program to
> interact with it.
> *shrug*  -- justin
To unsubscribe, e-mail: dev-unsubscribe@subversion.tigris.org
For additional commands, e-mail: dev-help@subversion.tigris.org
Received on Fri Nov 7 15:57:20 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.