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Re: sequence "/@" in file path causes failure - Subversion bug?

From: Andreas Schweigstill <andreas_at_schweigstill.de>
Date: Tue, 26 May 2009 09:45:16 +0200


B. Smith-Mannschott schrieb:
> This is not a bug. When Subversion sees the last (or only) "@" in a
> path, it expects what follows to be a peg revision. The escaping
> mechanism for paths containing "@", where you don't want to specify a
> peg revision is to terminate the path with "@":
> /trunk/@somefile@

But that's what Marian already did:
>> Appending an extra at sign to the end of the path does not help:
>> $ svn add 'dir/@File.txt@'
>> svn: warning: 'dir/@File.txt@' not found
>> Now the slash was maintained but the trailing at sign was maintained,
>> too, which makes the path invalid.

The big difference is that Marian specifies a path in the WC, not in
the repository.

Andreas Schweigstill

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Received on 2009-05-26 09:46:16 CEST

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