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Re: 'svn switch --relocate' behavior change -- intentional?

From: C. Michael Pilato <cmpilato_at_collab.net>
Date: 2005-08-23 22:57:24 CEST

"Peter N. Lundblad" <peter@famlundblad.se> writes:

> So, I thin k the check should be changed so that it only checks that the
> prefix of the arguments that change are part of the repository root, but
> accept a path thereafter if it is identical in both strings. As I
> discussed with Karl on IRC, this shouldn't just silently error, but
> instead violently generate an error instead. Agreed?

Let me see if I have this straight. Ensure that:

   - URL-of-WC-target is or is a child of FROM-URL,

   - upon removal of the relative path from FROM-URL to
     URL-of-WC-target from TO-URL, we wind up the new repository root.

Is that right?

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