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Re: r1631686 - remove tools/client-side/showchange.pl

From: Julian Foad <julianfoad_at_btopenworld.com>
Date: Thu, 16 Oct 2014 15:46:06 +0100

Stefan Sperling wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 14, 2014 at 12:07:48PM +0100, Julian Foad wrote:
>>  Stefan Sperling wrote:
>>> * tools/client-side/showchange.pl: Remove. The same functionality can be
>>>    obtained natively with 'svn log --diff'.
>>  I thought we treated our 'tools' as permanently supported, subject
>> to more or less the same back-compat rules as the core stuff. Do we not?
> Perhaps. I'm not sure exactly what promises we make here.
> But this particular script is a trivial one and it wasn't even installed by
> make install-tools. I doubt it is still relevant, and don't think it's really
> worth arguing about. The built-in alternative is clearly superior.

OK, that's a good enough rationale for me. Thanks!

- Julian
Received on 2014-10-16 16:49:29 CEST

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