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Re: git log vs. svn log

From: Malcolm Rowe <malcolm-svn-dev_at_farside.org.uk>
Date: 2007-09-05 22:52:38 CEST

On Wed, Sep 05, 2007 at 03:30:25PM -0400, C. Michael Pilato wrote:
> Ideally, the Subversion repository would house this type of contextual diff
> information so that, for example, we could transmitting full binary diff

I assume there's a missing "avoid" there? ("could avoid transmitting").

> streams across the wire when running the links the 'svn blame'. But it
> doesn't. The primary storage format in Subversion's repository is a binary
> diff that is line-ignorant, and therein lies the primary reason why
> Subversion, unlike CVS, ain't so snappy about reporting line-change info.
>

Regards,
Malcolm

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