Re: Fwd: [Issue 2399] svn_ra_stat returning error for non-existent path instead of NULL dirent_t*
From: Erik Huelsmann <ehuels_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2005-09-13 11:43:05 CEST
> > I agree that this is orthogonal to the semantic> > discussion about when a> > path is considered not to exist, but I don't> > understand why you can't get> > what you want today.> > Turn it on its head for minute.> What client code requires svn_ra_stat to return an> error in this situation? None I'll bet, because it is> undocumented and flies in the face of svn_ra_stat's> contract.> > In which case, why not fix it up?> Its a single line change to the code.> Return a NULL dirent_t* instead of returning an error.
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