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RE: Obliterate - call graph, esp. repos and FS layers

From: Bert Huijben <rhuijben_at_sharpsvn.net>
Date: Tue, 6 Oct 2009 11:50:26 +0200

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Ivan Zhakov [mailto:ivan_at_visualsvn.com]
> Sent: dinsdag 6 oktober 2009 10:52
> To: Julian Foad
> Cc: dev_at_subversion.tigris.org
> Subject: Re: Obliterate - call graph, esp. repos and FS layers
> On Mon, Oct 5, 2009 at 9:10 PM, Julian Foad
> <julianfoad_at_btopenworld.com> wrote:
> > These last few days I've been working down through the layers,
> looking
> > at a call graph something like this:
> >
> >
> > "svn obliterate URL_at_REV"
> It's slightly off-topic, but I'd like to see obliterate functionality
> as administrative task only. I.e. "svnadmin obliterate". Currently
> even authorization is disabled administrators are sure that nobody can
> remove anything from repository. But if you'll add "svn obliterate"
> many administrators will be forced to enable authorization and check
> they permissions. Another note that you will end with special
> permission for obliterating files, which is add unnecessary
> complexity.

I would suggest using the same method as for editing revision properties.

By default disabled, unless a hook script is installed that allows it for a
specific user.


Received on 2009-10-06 11:52:33 CEST

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