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Re: Move using initial state

From: Branko Čibej <brane_at_wandisco.com>
Date: Sat, 07 Sep 2013 13:26:53 +0200

On 06.09.2013 18:56, Johan Corveleyn wrote:
> I don't fully grok the Ev2 ideas and discussions, so not sure this is
> relevant, but please do remember this little detail: for working
> copies on case-insensitive filesystems, it's important that deletes
> are executed before adds (for handling case-only renames: 'svn mv foo
> Foo').

Just note that a case-only rename in Ev2 does not involve a delete at
all. But yes, this is important not just for editor driver
implementations, but also for the backwards compatibility shims which
have to replace a move with a copy+delete.

-- Brane

Branko Čibej | Director of Subversion
WANdisco // Non-Stop Data
e. brane_at_wandisco.com
Received on 2013-09-07 13:27:29 CEST

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