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Re: [PATCH] Fix issue #2068

From: C. Michael Pilato <cmpilato_at_collab.net>
Date: Thu, 12 Mar 2009 09:49:19 -0400

Bert Huijben wrote:
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Senthil Kumaran S [mailto:senthil_at_collab.net]
>> Sent: donderdag 12 maart 2009 10:09
>> To: dev_at_subversion.tigris.org
>> Subject: [PATCH] Fix issue #2068
>>
>> Hi,
>>
>> The attached patch gives a solution to fix issue #2068, though this is not
>> backward compatible with earlier versions of subversion.
>>
>> [[[
>> Fix issue #2068.
>>
>> NOTE: This is not backward compatible.
>>
>> * subversion/libsvn_subr/config_file.c
>> (svn_config_ensure): Change the delimiter between properties to '|'
>> from ';' in default config file.
>
> Maybe we should use a double semicolon as escape sequence for passing a
> semicolon. I don't like the idea of breaking all old config files, registry
> settings, etc..

<span value="$0.02">I would much more prefer that we stick with some more
commonly used escape character, such as the backslash (\), in any places
where that character can't be reasonably interpreted as a Windows directory
separator.</span>

-- 
C. Michael Pilato <cmpilato_at_collab.net>
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