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Re: [PATCH] Implement svnadmin verify --force

From: Prabhu Gnana Sundar <prabhugs_at_collab.net>
Date: Thu, 01 Nov 2012 23:01:38 +0530

>Near the start of this thread we mentioned the main use cases.  There
>are basically two:
>
>* Confirm that the repository is in a good state (e.g. before/after a
>backup);
>
>* Diagnostic mode for use when a problem has been encountered.
>
>Keep-going mode is more useful for the latter; stop-quickly mode *may*
>be more useful (and is certainly fine) for the former.  So it's not
>obvious that changing the default mode is a good idea.
>

Yes, I don't want to change the default behaviour either. Because if the --keep-going behaviour is made default, we would need a quick-stop mode to just see if the repo is sane, which a normal user would want to be the default behaviour of svnadmin verify.

-- 
Prabhu
Received on 2012-11-01 18:32:33 CET

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