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Re: svn commit: r1735826 - in /subversion/trunk: ./ subversion/libsvn_subr/prompt.c

From: Stefan Sperling <stsp_at_elego.de>
Date: Fri, 1 Apr 2016 12:18:55 +0200

On Fri, Apr 01, 2016 at 04:38:00AM -0500, Greg Stein wrote:
> no no no ... we've always said that OUT parameters are not dependable when
> an error occurs.

Do our API docs mention this anywhere?
Or was this information only passed around among SVN devs?

I don't disagree. But we should clearly communicate such details in our
documentation to avoid surprises. We cannot assume that our API users
have implicit knowlege of #svn-dev conventions.

For instance, the requirement to canonicalize paths is clearly documented.
Received on 2016-04-01 12:19:00 CEST

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