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Re: README.TXT in repository root.

From: Hyrum K Wright <hyrum_at_hyrumwright.org>
Date: Wed, 20 Jul 2011 09:40:00 -0500

On Wed, Jul 20, 2011 at 7:14 AM, Gavin "Beau" Baumanis
<gavin.baumanis_at_palcare.com.au> wrote:
> Hi There,
>
> As non developer, I am not sure where it lives in the source code to check for myself,
> I did : find . |grep README.TXT - but turned up what all looked like Developer / Packager notes.
>
> None the less, I just saw something that I thought should raise in case it had been overlooked.
>
> When you create a repository, (with 1.6.16) - in the root directory is a README.TXT that contains the following text;
>
> This is a Subversion repository; use the 'svnadmin' tool to examine
> it.  Do not add, delete, or modify files here unless you know how
> to avoid corrupting the repository.
>
> Visit http://subversion.tigris.org/ for more information.
>
> I thought I would flag it just in case it was overlooked, with respect to whether or not the URL is still accurate, or needs to be updated to an s.a.o location.
> (If it hasn't already been done - of course!)

1.7.x gives the correct URL.

-Hyrum
Received on 2011-07-20 16:40:36 CEST

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