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Re: [PATCH] add support for svnrdump to svn-backup-dumps.py

From: C. Michael Pilato <cmpilato_at_collab.net>
Date: Thu, 8 Aug 2013 09:26:09 -0400

On 08/08/2013 09:17 AM, Masaru Tsuchiyama wrote:
>> Also, it'd be good practice to pass "--" in front of self.__repospath,
>> but that
>> appears to be a preexisting problem in the code (i.e., not introduced
>> by your
>> patch).
>
> What is the purpose in passing "--"?

This tells the options parser that there are no command-line options
which follow, which would keep self.__repospath from being treated as an
option in the unlikely scenario that it begins with a hyphen.
Received on 2013-08-08 15:26:47 CEST

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