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

From: Marian Petras <marian.petras_at_sun.com>
Date: Wed, 27 May 2009 16:21:43 +0200

Thank you,

can you confirm it is a bug?

Thank you.

Marián

Andreas Schweigstill wrote:
> Hello!
>
> 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.
>
> Regards
> Andreas Schweigstill
>

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