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Re: Subversion Configurablility

From: Justin Erenkrantz <justin_at_erenkrantz.com>
Date: Thu, 11 Dec 2008 17:28:05 -0800

On Thu, Dec 11, 2008 at 4:16 PM, Greg Stein <gstein_at_gmail.com> wrote:
> All these knobs for the backend? I bet you could simplify with a
> simple tristate: default, optimize for size, optimize for speed. Why
> provide anything else? What other axises are actually relevant?

+1. "safe", "anorexic", "autobahn", and, finally, a "reckless
abandon" option. =)

Seriously, I fear that exposing too many knobs will work to our
detriment - we should pick defaults and try to auto-tune - one
external knob to control them all seems better. For tuning the rest,
use the source, Luke... -- justin

Received on 2008-12-12 11:44:33 CET

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