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Re: [RFC] svn propset should require 'force' to set unknown svn: propnames

From: Ben Reser <ben_at_reser.org>
Date: Mon, 26 Nov 2012 17:43:05 -0800

On Mon, Nov 26, 2012 at 3:38 PM, Peter Samuelson <peter_at_p12n.org> wrote:
> I don't get why we would want 'propdel --force' at all. Either the
> "misspelled" property exists, or it doesn't.
>
> If the "misspelled" property exists, probably the user already noticed
> the typo, that's why they're deleting it! I see no need for --force
> here.
>
> If the "misspelled" property does not exist, I think the warning that
> the property does not exist is just as good as a warning that they
> misspelled it or forgot to use --force.

+1
Received on 2012-11-27 02:43:43 CET

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