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Re: svn commit: r11407

From: Brian W. Fitzpatrick <fitz_at_collab.net>
Date: 2004-10-14 23:25:55 CEST

On Thu, 2004-10-14 at 14:23, kfogel@collab.net wrote:
> > Log:
> > Replaced use of externals with duplicate copy.
> Uh, no :-).
> The answer to "Don't use svn:externals" is not "Okay, let's duplicate
> 24 megs of data into the Subversion tree".
> Brian Fitzpatrick is reverting this change right now, so you don't
> need to do anything. But in the future, please think carefully about
> the effects of a commit. Adding 1500 files / 24 megabytes?? There's
> got to be a better way. (In addition, some of the data added
> duplicated data elsewhere in our tree, I believe, causing a typical
> "two master copies" problem.)

To be precise, the xsl directory in particular is *not* in the
doc/book/tools directory, nor should it be in our repository. The xsl
stylesheets should be downloaded by the user as per the instructions in


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