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Re: [PATCH] include error codes in error messages

From: Karl Fogel <kfogel_at_red-bean.com>
Date: Wed, 06 Feb 2008 14:44:28 -0500

Stefan Sperling <stsp_at_elego.de> writes:
> Bit ugly alright:
>
> stsp_at_ted [tmp] $ svnadmin create repos
> svnadmin: Repository creation failed (svn error 200011)
> svnadmin: Could not create top-level directory (svn error 200011)
> svnadmin: 'repos' exists and is non-empty (svn error 200011)
> [...]
>
> I also think including only the number of the outermost error would
> look nicer. But it would defeat Karl's point a bit, wouldn't it?
> What if the error the user wants to search for is not the outermost one?

Dang.

Seeing this output makes me think this is too much visual noise to be
worth it. I want to conclude otherwise, but can't. I think we
shouldn't do this, sorry...

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