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Re: RFC: Split svn_client_propset4() into propset-for-URLs and propset-for-WC-paths? [was: svn commit: r1095195 ...]

From: Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 21 Apr 2011 20:00:09 +0200

On 21.04.2011 17:00, Julian Foad wrote:
> This is a post-1.7 RFC.
> Most libsvn_client APIs allow the caller to throw either URLs or working
> copy paths at the API and then it just does the right thing. But does
> this paradigm make sense for APIs such as this one?
> svn_client_propset4() operates on either WC paths or URLs. Although its
> purpose is the same either way in general terms, the differences are
> substantial, and in particular the parameters needed by the API are
> substantially disjoint. The differences are highlighted by its doc
> string which looks like this in outline:

I'm all for it. In TSVN I separated the two situations (urls and paths)
into two separate classes already since it's just easier to deal with it
that way.


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