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Re: API proposal - issue 2188 - svn_client_copy/move

From: Martin Hauner <martin.hauner_at_gmx.net>
Date: 2005-04-07 22:01:13 CEST

Philip Martin wrote:
> "Max Bowsher" <maxb@ukf.net> writes:
>
>
>>Philip Martin wrote:
>>
>>>"Max Bowsher" <maxb@ukf.net> writes:
>>>
>>>
>>>>svn_client_move has been revved to svn_client_move2 in 1.2, which
>>>>makes it an attractive idea to get some further planned changes to
>>>>this API out of the way now too.
>>>
>>>There is another enhancement that has been requested: allow multiple
>>>source URLs to be moved or copied into a single destination URL,
>>>i.e. make the source argument into an APR array.
>>
>>Does it have an issue?
>
>
> I don't think so.
>
>
>>What are the intended semantics for existant/non-existant
>>destinations?
>
>
> I asked that question at the time. I think the only sensible thing is
> to require that the destination must be a directory and must exist,
> then it works like your make_child.

Yes, that's exactly what i would like to have.

In the gui select multiple files from a files list and than drag & drop
them to another existing directory.

I can work around this for a working copy by calling move mutiple
times by myself but this will not work for repository moves as it would
bring up the commit dialog for each single file.

-- 
Martin
Subcommander, http://subcommander.tigris.org
a x-platform Win32/Unix svn gui (qt) client & a text diff/merge tool.
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