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Re: svn commit: r965892 - in /subversion/trunk: notes/dump-load-format.txt subversion/include/svn_repos.h subversion/libsvn_repos/dump.c

From: C. Michael Pilato <cmpilato_at_collab.net>
Date: Thu, 22 Jul 2010 09:52:18 -0400

On 07/22/2010 09:40 AM, Daniel Shahaf wrote:
> C. Michael Pilato wrote on Thu, Jul 22, 2010 at 09:00:25 -0400:
>> Now for some nit-picking. This format:
>>
>> Header-Name: (PROPNAME) CHECKSUM
>>
>> is unnecessarily complex and, I bet, will catch at least person offguard
>> when their dumpstream contains a property name with a ')' character in it.
>> Checksum strings have a constant length and a fixed character set, so you
>> can simply do:
>>
>> Header-Name: CHECKSUM PROPNAME
>>
>> (which also has the nice property of looking similar to the output of
>> 'md5sum' and 'sha1sum').
>>
>
> Are parentheses valid in property names? (svn_prop_name_is_valid() doesn't allow them.)

Ah! Okay. Then I reduce my nitpicking back to mere claims of unnecessary
complexity. :-)

-- 
C. Michael Pilato <cmpilato_at_collab.net>
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Received on 2010-07-22 15:53:00 CEST

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