RE: svn commit: r1129698 - /subversion/trunk/subversion/svn/status.c
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Stefan Sperling [mailto:stsp_at_elego.de]
> Sent: dinsdag 31 mei 2011 16:52
> To: dev_at_subversion.apache.org
> Subject: Re: svn commit: r1129698 -
> On Tue, May 31, 2011 at 02:28:34PM -0000, rhuijben_at_apache.org wrote:
> > Author: rhuijben
> > Date: Tue May 31 14:28:34 2011
> > New Revision: 1129698
> > URL: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?rev=1129698&view=rev
> > Log:
> > * subversion/svn/status.c
> > (print_status): Document why prop_status is cleared.
> > Modified:
> > subversion/trunk/subversion/svn/status.c
> Hmmm... that comment doesn't really seem to explain the reason
> for ignoring prop status. "Historic reasons" is just hand-waving
> since you don't provide pointers to old documentation or something
> similar. Can you provide a more precise explanation?
No, I don't know the details.
What I do know was that this used to be an implementation detail in
libsvn_wc, but libsvn_wc now reports node, text and property status
And as part of that change libsvn_wc stopped dropping information (by
overwriting the status value) that might be useful to other clients.
The overwriting then moved to the wrapper functions. But svn switched to the
Received on 2011-05-31 17:01:58 CEST
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