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Re: svn commit: r11838 - trunk/subversion/libsvn_subr

From: Branko Čibej <brane_at_xbc.nu>
Date: 2004-11-12 20:11:50 CET

kfogel@collab.net wrote:

>Branko Čibej <brane@xbc.nu> writes:
>>TW, when did we decide to always return absolute paths in error messages?
>Frankly, I'm not sure, although I can think of arguments for and
>against. I think I lean slightly toward "for". But mainly I was
>assuming (perhaps wrongly) that issue #1538 indicated some sort of
>pre-existing consensus about this.
>Are you just asking out of curiosity, or would you like to do
>something different?
I'm not sure. I think that, for the command-line client, relative paths
are better; but tools like TortoiseSVN would probably work better with
absolute paths. Unfortunately we don't have a choice, not having
structured error messages.

-- Brane

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