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Re: [PATCH] Re: "Revision" case-sensitive in svn:keywords

From: Max Bowsher <maxb_at_ukf.net>
Date: 2005-02-08 00:35:16 CET

kfogel@collab.net wrote:
> John Peacock <jpeacock@rowman.com> writes:
>> Max Bowsher wrote:
>>> It's consistent, and no less unpleasant than having some
>>> case-insensitive.
>>> +1.
>>> I'll do it in a few hours.
>>
>> Except that then it is _inconsistent_ with the behavior of the working
>> copy file, see translate_keyword() and the calls that makes to
>> translate_keyword_subst().
>>
>> -1 (as it currently has been discussed)
>
> Wait, what?
>
> I'm a bit confused. Isn't Max proposing to make all the property
> values case-insensitive, instead of just some of them?

Correct.

> This is
> completely backwards compatible, and it has no effect on the
> case-sensitivity of keywords in the working file.

Also correct.

> Is that what you're vetoing? Or if are you vetoing something else, is
> it the same as what Max is proposing?

He dislikes that svn:keywords is case-insensitive (partly) whilst the file
itself is case-sensitive.

But see my other recent email for more detail.

Max.

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