Re: [atomic-revprops] status update
On Tue, Aug 10, 2010 at 7:51 PM, Daniel Shahaf <d.s_at_daniel.shahaf.name> wrote:
> (hitted "send" too soon)
> Daniel Shahaf wrote on Wed, Aug 11, 2010 at 03:40:51 +0300:
>> For the last few weeks I've been working on the atomic-revprop branch.
>> (Its goal is port the new svn_fs_change_rev_prop2() to libsvn_ra, which
>> should allow callers to specify both a value and an optional "previous
>> value" and have the revprop change atomic; see .)
>> Currently, the API is implemented over all RA layers, and the test (prop 34)
>> To extend svnsync to use the new API for acquiring locks,
> To extend svnsync to use the new API for acquiring locks, I'd like to make
> the API guarantee which error code it returns in case the atomic expectation
> didn't match the actual value (if any) found. This requires some work on
> ra_dav client/server to make them pass the error code on the wire (like
> ra_svn already does) --- per earlier thread this week .
> Until then, I have a working patch for svnsync, which --- until said ra_dav
> work is implemented --- relies on checking the error message (that's what I
> have available) rather than the error code. That patch is attached to the
> previous mail in this thread. (I'll commit that after the "check the error
> message" hack is removed.)
> That's all for now I suppose. A roadmap of the work can be found in
> BRANCH-README .
Do you think the work is sufficiently non-disruptive to be moved back to trunk?
Received on 2010-08-11 03:11:34 CEST
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