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Re: [PATCH] Align mod_dav_svn behaviour with ViewVC: resolve symlinks in SVNParentPath

From: Stefan Sperling <stsp_at_elego.de>
Date: Mon, 6 Jun 2011 17:28:57 +0200

On Sun, Jun 05, 2011 at 08:44:36PM +0200, Erik Huelsmann wrote:
> One of my after-hours activities is to help maintain a community
> hosting site for Common Lisp development.
> During our latest system migration, I noticed that mod_dav_svn acts
> weird in view of symlinks:
> If you check http://svn.common-lisp.net/, the repository listing page
> is empty. However, if you go to http://svn.common-lisp.net/armedbear,
> you'll find that a repository is being listed. The repository is a
> symlink in the parent path. This works great for ViewVC and also for
> hosting the actual repositories, but it doesn't work out for listing
> the available repositories.
> The patch below fixes that, but I don't know if there are explicit
> considerations to have the current behaviour, so I'm holding off my
> commit for now.

In my opinion, go for it!
Received on 2011-06-06 17:30:00 CEST

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