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Re: Ordering of output for diff tests #29 and #31

From: Peter Samuelson <peter_at_p12n.org>
Date: 2006-03-28 07:40:26 CEST

[Justin Erenkrantz]
> Our regression tests for diff #29 (diff to BASE with local property
> mods) and #31 (diff a property change plus a local prop edit) expect
> a specific ordering that the client will return the diff in.

I think deterministic ordering is important for readable diffs, and I
prefer subdirs-first (that is, depth-first). Would it be too hard to
make ra_serf do this? Forcing the client to reorder the diff in any
way after the fact kills streaminess.

Received on Tue Mar 28 07:40:59 2006

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