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Re: svn_opt_parse_path peg revision inconsistency

From: Blair Zajac <blair_at_orcaware.com>
Date: 2007-10-18 03:06:18 CEST

Karl Fogel wrote:
> Blair Zajac <blair@orcaware.com> writes:
>> Looking through the that allowed one to protect a @ in the path or
>> URL, do you recall why the code results in a different revision type
>> for
>> foo@ [base or head depending upon path or URL]
>> versus
>> foo [always unspecified]
> No, I don't remember any particular reason. That is, I can understand
> why, *if* one is going to make foo@ have an explicit revision at all,
> that it should be BASE for a local path and HEAD for a url. But I
> don't understand why an explicit revision is necessary in the first
> place -- which I gather is the question you're asking :-).
> Not sure what I was thinking. If the tests pass with unspecified
> revision, then +1 on your change.

The test suite passes completely with the change, so I'll make the commit.


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