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AW: [RFC] Server Dictated Configuration

From: Markus Schaber <m.schaber_at_3s-software.com>
Date: Thu, 2 Feb 2012 14:10:35 +0000

Hi, Johan,

Von: Johan Corveleyn [mailto:jcorvel_at_gmail.com]

> Perhaps this issue can be deferred if the API would allow you to get / cache all the inheritable props, up to the repository root (since they are always readable anyway, regardless of authz). Not only "up to the nearest path-wise ancestor that has the property", but "give me everything up to the root". Then the concrete consumer of the prop can always add special syntax and corresponding inheritance / override / append behavior specific to its uses (a special syntax that defines how the multiple inherited props are to be "overlayed").

What about "svn:i:propname" defines inheritable properties, and "svn:o:propname" defines overlayable properties. The first one just goes to the nearest path-wise ancestor, while the latter one reads all of the properties up to the root.

And then let the property-consumers define a syntax or whatever to resolve the overlays for their specific use case.

Best regards

Markus Schaber

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