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Re: paths in diff output (possible bug)

From: Dmitry Pavlenko <pavlenko_at_tmatesoft.com>
Date: Thu, 3 May 2012 22:05:26 +0200

Thanks, Stefan,
I like the approach of a fake checkout. Actually this is what I meant by proposing to handle this
case separatedly.

> On Thu, May 03, 2012 at 02:51:54PM +0200, Stefan Sperling wrote:
> > I don't want a solution that requires a server upgrade.
> > This is a user-interface problem. The client/server interaction
> > is capable of producing the required information. We just have to
> > display the information in a better way. Ideally we should come up with
> > a simple fix that can be merged to 1.7.x.
>
> Dmitry,
>
> There was a conversation about this problem on IRC today (#svn-dev on
> Freenode). If you'd like to follow this discussion please start reading
> at: http://colabti.org/irclogger/irclogger_log/svn-dev?date=2012-05-03#l726
>
> Summary: It seems we've found an approach that will fix path
> inconsistencies between newly added targets and modified targets in the
> diff output. To properly handle a newly added diff target we'll need new
> special-case handling in the client-side diff code. This is actually a
> follow-up for a commit I made to fix issue #2873 -- that fix used an
> incorrect approach.
Received on 2012-05-03 22:06:58 CEST

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