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Re: Property values for boolean properties.

From: Justin Erenkrantz <justin_at_erenkrantz.com>
Date: 2007-06-18 08:39:53 CEST

On 6/17/07, Karl Fogel <kfogel@red-bean.com> wrote:
> How about the command-line client prints a warning if you set one of
> these properties to "off", "no", or "false"? That is, it does the
> propset, but also prints to stderr a message saying that this might
> not have the effect you want/expect.

+1. I think this is a job for the client code to deal with - GUIs
like TortoiseSVN wouldn't really have issues with this - only the
command-line client has the possibility for pilot error like this.
Yes, TortoiseSVN and others *might* be able to paint themselves in
such a corner, but...feh. This solution is good enough... -- justin

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