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[RFE] uuid needed as an automatic property

From: Thomas Swan <thomas.swan_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2007-06-20 19:54:16 CEST

To track files moving we desperately need to have a uuid or equivalent
assigned to each object placed into the repository perhaps as a property
called svn:uuid (suggestion).

Case in point, tracking file movement isn't pretty but it can be managed by
checking the uuid of the deleted object against the uuid of added objects in
a post/pre-commit hook. I know other work is going on in this area, but
this would be a step in the right direction.

As a side note, It would be interesting to see, if we could query the
repository to see where a file identified by a uuid is currently residing or
last resided.

The early bird may get the worm, but the it's the second mouse that gets the
Received on Wed Jun 20 19:56:17 2007

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