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Re: Default commandline args

From: Stefan Sperling <stsp_at_elego.de>
Date: Tue, 21 Dec 2010 08:31:15 +0100

On Mon, Dec 20, 2010 at 10:34:46PM -0800, Blair Zajac wrote:
> What about ~/.subversion/cli or ~/.subversion/command-line-client.
> If somebody wants to copy an existing configuration from another
> user, they just can't copy ~/.subversion now.

There are other clients such as TortoiseSVN which have some config
settings outside of ~/.subversion. Users if those clients cannot
just copy ~/.subversion either.

But I suppose the CLI client is the "default" client we support.
So I don't see an issue with having its configuration live within
~/.subversion. FWIW, I'd prefer the name "~/.subversion/svnrc".

The svnrc file should not be created by libsvn_client, though.
The cli client could create it after initializing the client library,
at which point the config directory is guaranteed to exist (if I remember

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