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Re: svn commit: r35229 - in trunk/subversion: include libsvn_client libsvn_subr

From: C. Michael Pilato <cmpilato_at_collab.net>
Date: Wed, 14 Jan 2009 08:07:01 -0500

Greg Stein wrote:
> Author: gstein
> Date: Wed Jan 14 03:07:30 2009
> New Revision: 35229
> Log:
> Begin some cleaning up of the translation APIs. Long term goal is to focus
> on stream translation and to deprecate all file-based APIs. Callers can
> easily map files to/from streams.

Drive-by comment here, reminded by the bent of this commit. I noticed
yesterday while perusing our issue tracker at least one issue complained
about an error message that I believe was generated by stream-handling code
not carrying the original filename with it, leaving the end user unsure of
which his many files actually had a problem. Maybe you're doing this
already, but please ensure that as we convert to streams (yay!) we wrap
errors with filename-carrying information in those places where the streams
can still be associated with a file.

C. Michael Pilato <cmpilato_at_collab.net>
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Received on 2009-01-14 14:08:03 CET

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