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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 17:02:48 +0200

I got a confirmation via IRC.

Marián

Marian Petras wrote:
> 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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