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Re: Symlink handling in svn status broken (Was: Junction Point bug report and possible solution)

From: Phillip Susi <psusi_at_cfl.rr.com>
Date: 2005-09-21 17:26:44 CEST

Thought I would try to draw some attention to this again, as it has been
another few months.

It seems like such a simple bug with a simple fix. The code sets a
variable in a structure to indicate that the object is a file if
apr_stat says it is a file, or a directory if apr_stat says it is a
directory, but if apr_stat says it is a link, the code assumes it is a
file and sets the object type to file. It seems obvious that it needs
to check if the link is to a directory, and if so, set the type to
directory, not file.

Could someone take a look at this one?

Phillip Susi wrote:
> It has been over a month so I thought I would try to call some attention
> to this issue again. If you read the emails linked to in the bug
> ticket, the cause and ( simple ) solution to the problem are spelled
> out. If someone who is more familiar with the code base could take a
> look at it and decide if the solution is appropriate or not, and apply
> it if it is, I would appreciate it.
>
>
> Marcus Rueckert wrote:
>
>> hi,
>>
>> reported as #2284
>> (http://subversion.tigris.org/issues/show_bug.cgi?id=2284)
>>
>> darix
>>
>>
>>

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