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Re: Fuller WebDAV support

From: Sam Halliday <sam.halliday_at_gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 17 Feb 2009 21:27:50 +0000

Oh fantastic! I feel both silly and overjoyed at the same time.

I'll take my questions to the user list/IRC from here. Thank you for
adding this support for 1.5! I'd really like to see Class 2 and this
Delta support in upcoming releases.

On 17 Feb 2009, at 21:00, Erik Huelsmann wrote:
> On Tue, Feb 17, 2009 at 9:49 PM, Sam Halliday  
> <sam.halliday_at_gmail.com> wrote:
>> Oh dear, I seem to have completely misunderstood your goals. The page
>> at http://subversion.tigris.org/webdav-usage.html suggests
>> "Version 2.0 of Subversion will address WebDAV interoperability
>> (Class 1, Class 2, and DeltaV features). Each of the custom features
>> expected by the client actually has an alternate mechanism available
>> in DeltaV, but in a much less efficient form.
>> It is expected that Version 1.0 will support read-only, Class 1  
>> WebDAV
>> clients. Any "low-hanging fruit" to increase DeltaV interoperability
>> will be considered."
>> My hope was that Apple Finder, Windows Explorer and the various Linux
>> FS mount systems would be able to subscribe to an SVN WebDAV location
>> and use them as a read/write network drive (i.e. Class 2 WebDAV).  
>> When
>> I tried this on Apple Finder, I noted that modifying anything (or
>> attempting to create new files) resulted in an error.
> Did you enable "Autoversioning"? If you didn't, that's probably your  
> answer.
> HTH,
> Erik.
Received on 2009-02-18 09:45:37 CET

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