On 25/03/11 10:09, Bolstridge, Andrew wrote:
>> -----Original Message----- From: Branko Čibej [mailto:brane_at_xbc.nu]
>> On Behalf Of Branko Cibej Sent: 24 March 2011 15:32 To:
>> dev_at_subversion.apache.org Subject: Re: Case-only renames on Windows
>> (issue #3702)
>> In short, things aren't /that/ tricky as far as renames go. They're
>> a lot trickier during update and commit, if the editor hits a local
>> file that has the wrong case on-disk, but is otherwise versioned
>> (I've known brain-dead tools to case-only rename the files they'd
>> worked on).
>> -- Brane
> Of course, the best approach would just to make the entire system
> case-insensitive and cater to the lowest common denominator (after
> all, the http transport should be case-insensitive too, I get to the
> same place typing in www.apache.com or www.APACHE.com, but not when
> it comes to the svn repo url).
You may need to explain why people can't put copies of Linux 2.4 kernels
in the system then:
John Beranek To generalise is to be an idiot.
http://redux.org.uk/ -- William Blake
Received on 2011-03-25 13:31:37 CET