# Re: RFC: replace svn_path functions with svn_dirent and svn_uri.

From: <alan.wood_at_clear.net.nz>
Date: Wed, 24 Sep 2008 21:52:58 +1200

On 22 Sep 2008 at 22:43, Lieven Govaerts wrote:

> alan.wood_at_clear.net.nz wrote:
> > Hi Lieven,
> > Hopefully on the way through svn_path_is_ancestor() can be made to work
> > with a little knowledge of the case sensitivity of the various parts of
> > the url and path names. I came across this earlier with a segmentation
> > fault during an svn copy operation. see:
> > http://svn.haxx.se/dev/archive-2008-08/0667.shtml
> >
> > Just to be a bit nicer to the user when typing urls, if c: - C: and
> > \\server\share - \\SERVER\SHARE could be treated as identical because they
> > always are. The file names can not be in general as people can use Samba,
> > nfs on Windows etc.
> >
>
> This has been fixed in r33240. Drive letters are converted internally to
> lower case, the same goes for the server names in UNC paths. I've chosen
> to not convert the share names, as I've read (somewhere on the internet
> ) that samba can be configured to treat those as case sensitive.
>
>
> If you could test the new behavior to check if it fixes the issue you
> reported that'd be appreciated.

Hi Lieven,
Finally changed to building the trunk and thus able to test your change.
Works ok for me

Alan Wood

>
> thanks for the report.
>
> Lieven

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