On Wed, May 18, 2011 at 22:28, C. Michael Pilato <cmpilato_at_collab.net> wrote:
> On 05/18/2011 08:47 PM, steveking_at_apache.org wrote:
>> Author: steveking
>> Date: Wed May 18 18:47:42 2011
>> New Revision: 1124375
>> URL: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?rev=1124375&view=rev
>> Resolve issue #3887, "Eliminate client-specific suggestions from shared
>> libraries", by changing the error messages.
>> * subversion/libsvn_client/checkout.c
>> (svn_client__checkout_internal): remove reference to 'svn update'
>> * subversion/libsvn_wc/upgrade.c
>> (upgrade_to_wcng): remove reference to 'svn cleanup'
> Hrm. I rather expected that this change would have two components:
> 1. Remove references to 'svn' subcommands from share lib error messages.
> 2. From the same places, return unique-enough error codes that the client
> catches so *it* can give those same client-specific suggestions.
> Looks like only step #1 was done here. Were you intending to take this further?
In checkout.c, I'm pretty sure an update doesn't help: why would an
update do anything good in case of a failed checkout because a folder
is already a working copy for a different url? IMHO that update hint
was wrong in the first place. --> an update does not change the fact
that there's a working copy from another repo in the way.
In upgrade.c, a different error code won't help since the cleanup has
to be done with an 1.6 client (i.e., a client with an older version).
So a client simply can not act on this and do the cleanup itself.
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Received on 2011-05-19 08:12:26 CEST