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Re: identical repository uuid

From: Mark Phippard <markphip_at_gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 8 Aug 2012 15:45:40 -0400

On Wed, Aug 8, 2012 at 3:40 PM, Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com> wrote:

> Just stumbled upon something that shouldn't happen:
> both neon and serf repositories have the very same repository uuid:
> 61a7d7f5-40b7-0310-9c16-bb0ea8cb1845
> you can check yourself with
> svn info http://serf.googlecode.com/svn
> and
> svn info http://svn.webdav.org/repos/projects
> Since the uuids are created by Subversion, maybe there's not enough
> randomness in the code? Or is this just a freaky coincidence?
> Or do all DAV libraries get the same uuid? :)

Looks like Serf lived here once:


I am guessing that the Googlecode repository was created from a dump
of the project from this repository and they did not use --ignore-uuid
when they loaded the dump file?

Or something like that :)

Mark Phippard
Received on 2012-08-08 21:46:12 CEST

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