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Re: svn commit: r11750 - branches/locking/subversion/include

From: Ben Collins-Sussman <sussman_at_collab.net>
Date: 2004-11-05 20:38:19 CET

On Nov 5, 2004, at 1:27 PM, Philip Martin wrote:
>
> If svn_fs_commit_txn validates locks (which is what I expect to
> happen) why does svn_fs_apply_txdelta bother? I can see that it
> allows an error to be generated earlier during the commit, is that
> all?
>

Yes, that's all. For the same reason that users would royally annoyed
to upload 300 megs of data, only to discover that one file is
out-of-date, they'd also be royally annoyed to discover that one file
is locked. We want to check for both out-of-dateness and lock-ness "on
the fly", as a kindness to users.

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