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Re: issue #1796

From: Karl Fogel <kfogel_at_red-bean.com>
Date: Sun, 25 May 2008 21:25:37 -0400

Neels Janosch Hofmeyr <neels_at_elego.de> writes:
> Checking for LF is easy. For UTF-8, there is this function in
> subversion/libsvn_subr/utf.c called check_utf8(..), which I gather I
> cannot access from libsvn_repos unless it is made public in
> subversion/include/svn_utf.h
> So, I want to rename check_utf8 to svn_utf_check_utf8, put a "@since New
> in 1.6" tag on the public doc string, publish it in include/svn_utf.h,
> adjust all callers and use it in libsvn_repos/fs-wrap.c, in function
> validate_prop(..).
> Am I on the right track here? :)

You're on the right track, but you don't have to make the function
public. Subversion has an intermediate level of inter-library privacy,
to allow a symbol to be shared among Subversion's modules without
publishing that symbol to the world. See here:


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