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Re: Issue cleanup

From: <kfogel_at_collab.net>
Date: 2005-05-06 05:53:08 CEST

Branko Čibej <brane@xbc.nu> writes:
> http://subversion.tigris.org/issues/show_bug.cgi?id=1277
>
> I think we should just close this as WONTFIX. The idea that SVN should
> transliterate filenames based on whatever the local filesystem
> supports is frankly horrible. One can always rename the file in the
> repository (although access to older versions would still not be
> possible).
>
> Alternatively, the solution might be to allow "permanently missing"
> files in the working copy (that is, files that appear in .svn/entries,
> but are marked as "don't create"). Their status would have to be
> checked at every update to see if the name had changed, and would add
> even more spaghetti to our WC code.

Agree: close. It's a tough problem, but I think asking users to work
around it via URL commands is probably better than sprinkling more
oregano on libsvn_wc.

> http://subversion.tigris.org/issues/show_bug.cgi?id=1559
>
> Should close as WONTFIX. There's srvany from Microsoft, there's
> FireDaemon, and last but not least, there's svnservice
> (http://dark.clansoft.dk/~mbn/svnservice/).

Also agree, but perhaps a FAQ item should be added pointing to these
things (and the issue should point to the FAQ item when closed)?

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