On 08/20/2012 11:02 AM, C. Michael Pilato wrote:
> On 08/20/2012 10:36 AM, C. Michael Pilato wrote:
>>  mod_dav_svn is an exception here, because the log message is
>> PROPPATCHed into the transaction after it's creation. start-commit
>> hooks would have to assume that a non-existent log message is simply
>> suffering delayed arrival, and their pre-commit hook will have to
>> continue doing this validation just as it does today.
> Actually, it occurs to me that HTTPv2 provides just the fix for this!
> Rather than send an empty POST followed by the PROPPATCH for the log message
> (and user revprops), couldn't we embed all those revprops in the POST body
> itself?! Might have just found a way to drop yet another network request
> from commits over HTTP!
See r1375123 and r1375167.
Now, if we can find a way to expose the revprops to the start-commit hook,
all three RA layers should be able to provide early detection of commits
that would fail in pre-commit for revprop-related reasons. (And we should
consider this independently of the whole client-version capability stuff.)
C. Michael Pilato <cmpilato_at_collab.net>
CollabNet <> www.collab.net <> Enterprise Cloud Development
Received on 2012-08-20 21:15:41 CEST