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Re: [Issue 2748] Non-UTF8 filenames can enter repository mounted as WebDAV drive

From: Malcolm Rowe <malcolm_at_farside.org.uk>
Date: 2007-03-21 17:02:22 CET

On Wed, Mar 21, 2007 at 03:44:31PM -0000, cmpilato@tigris.org wrote:
> http://subversion.tigris.org/issues/show_bug.cgi?id=2748
>
> +1. As I've stated in the past, mod_dav_svn is effectively user-facing, and
> yes, should be in the business of validating input (and rejecting the invalid).

In the past, there've been discussions about where validation should
occur. Shouldn't this kind of validation occur in the repository or
filesystem layers, or should the filesystem just treat a filename as a
string of bytes?

Regards,
Malcolm

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