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Re: svn diff -r REV when REV==BASE

From: Greg Hudson <ghudson_at_MIT.EDU>
Date: 2005-01-02 04:12:00 CET

On Fri, 2004-12-31 at 00:57, Karl Chen wrote:
> Is there a reason "svn diff -r REV", when REV is the numeric BASE
> revision, is a remote operation, while "svn diff -r BASE" is a
> local operation?

Because working copies can have mixed revisions, it would require a lot
more cleverness on the part of the client library to make "svn diff -r
<what happens to be the base rev>" a local operation.

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