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Re: [SoC] Per directory server-side configuration

From: Daniel Rall <dlr_at_collab.net>
Date: 2006-05-10 01:03:15 CEST

On Wed, 03 May 2006, Rob Oxspring wrote:

> Hi guys,
>
> I think server-side client config last cropped up when talking about log
> message templates but generally it would be a really useful subversion
> feature. Essentially the requirement is to store per-project client
> configuration on the server-side and have the svn libraries make use of
> that. The obvious immediate application for this is to manage
> auto-props reliably and centrally, and I'm sure that the future would
> bring more uses.

The specific use case which this one seems to always come up for is
"log message templates". Obviously, the underlying infrastructure has
many more uses than just that, but it's a decent one to spec things
out with.

> The project might be a little big for SoC but if so then maybe we could
> decompose the requirements a little and put the pieces up on the task
> ideas page?
>
> After all - if you don't ask, you don't get ;)

Karl Fogel has expressed interest in doing this one. He just moved
across the country, but ought to be back online Real Soon Now. He
seems to have a pretty clear idea of how it should be implemented.
Perhaps he'd be interested in tag-teaming it?

-- 
Daniel Rall

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