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Re: [PATCH] expose svn_repos_replay via the RA API, Take 2

From: C. Michael Pilato <cmpilato_at_collab.net>
Date: 2005-11-16 17:08:42 CET

"C. Michael Pilato" <cmpilato@collab.net> writes:

> Chia-liang Kao <clkao@clkao.org> writes:
> > Before someone get to sort all these out, I am +1 on exporting the
> > existing and useful repos_replay. This is particularly useful for
> > SVN::MIrror, as it's trying very hard to reverse engineer the actual
> > changes made in a certain revision, and reduce the traffic over ra.
> If I'm not mistaken, it was actually an exploration of SVN::Mirror
> (the complexity of the work it does to try to derive this information,
> plus the fact that in some cases it just flatly gets it wrong due to
> the inexistence of suitable Subversion APIs) that led Garrett to this
> proposal.

Eek. That could be borderline inflammatory. Having explored
SVN::Mirror a bit, I really believe it is actually doing the very best
it can possible do given the interfaces it has to work with. Just
wanted to clarify that.

C. Michael Pilato <cmpilato@collab.net>
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