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Re: svn commit: r13112 - in trunk/subversion: libsvn_fs_base libsvn_subr

From: Philip Martin <philip_at_codematters.co.uk>
Date: 2005-02-22 22:00:39 CET

"Erik Huelsmann" <e.huelsmann@gmx.net> writes:

>> While I would agree that one line error messages are generally better,
>> I think this one might be an exception. Is there any particular
>> reason to avoid "\n", i18n perhaps?
> Our i18n code compensates for the problem that some platforms use CRLF, so
> that's not really the reason. \n characters don't go well with GUI and other
> applications which don't have 80 character wide displays.

I suppose I prefer the error string with \n characters, but it's
marginal and I don't mind if it changes. What I do care about is that
the comment and the code match, and at present they don't, so you
should change one or the other.

Philip Martin
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Received on Tue Feb 22 22:02:30 2005

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