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Re: svn commit: r23767 - in trunk/subversion: include libsvn_wc

From: Peter Lundblad <plundblad_at_google.com>
Date: 2007-03-15 07:37:40 CET

Erik Huelsmann writes:
> >Also, why is the difference between unknown value and "value not recorded
> >because the file is modified" important. I'd say these two boils down to the
> >same. If the file is modified compared to the base, you catually *don't know*
> >the real value. I'd say we need to distinguish between present and not
> >present. If present, use it, else fall back on other means. If we know the
> >value and know we can use it, write it, else make it not present.
>
> Well, the difference between present and not-present or
> known-modified/present/not-present is that in the case of
> known-modified the actual size and the value which would have been in
> the entries file may be equal. So, I think I improved the detection
> heuristic though I may have 'abused' one of the fields for it. I think
> it would be a shame to discard the fact that a file was changed and
> needs close inspection.

I'm sorry, but I don't understand the above (maybe becaue it is still too
early;). Can yoiu give an example clarifying?

Thanks,
//Peter

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