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Re: Subversion binary file detection is look like broken

From: Branko ─îibej <brane_at_wandisco.com>
Date: Sat, 04 Oct 2014 09:33:00 +0200

On 03.10.2014 22:30, Barry Scott wrote:
> If you do look at this you might want to fix the problem of .svg files
> being classed as binary where as they are XML. I'm guessing that the
> mime type is used that assumes that an image/* cannot be text.

But do you seriously propose that "svn diff" and "svn merge" should just
work for SVG files? That's actually what "not binary" means to
Subversion. I can't imagine how that wouldn't break 90% of the time if
the algorithm isn't aware of the SVG schema (*not* just aware of XML
syntax).

-- Brane
Received on 2014-10-04 09:33:36 CEST

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