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Re: [PATCH] make 'svn help' tell how to discover version

From: Michael W Thelen <thelenm_at_cs.utah.edu>
Date: 2004-10-13 22:11:35 CEST

Garrett Rooney wrote:
>> The following patch implements that, and passes 'make check'. And it
>> actually buys us back a line of vertical space, by rewording one
>> paragraph *and* removing the extra newline at the end of the help
>> output.
>>
>> Comments welcome. I'll commit if there are no objections.
>
> If we're going to include it in the help output (which I think is a
> great idea BTW) can we get rid of the 'svn version' command and lower
> our subcommand count a bit?

That may be possible, but wasn't reporting the server version (issue
#1959) one of the original ideas behind the "svn version" command? If
"svn version" goes away and we still want that functionality, it will
need to find somewhere else to go.

-- 
Michael W Thelen
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Received on Wed Oct 13 22:15:23 2004

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