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Re: PMCs: any Hackathon requests? (deadline 11 October)

From: Julian Foad <julianfoad_at_apache.org>
Date: Tue, 8 Oct 2019 17:13:02 +0100

Daniel Shahaf wrote:
> SVN-4065 - server should enforce LF normalization for svn:eol-
> style=native files. (Not just a patch is needed, but also a FAQ entry
> that explains how to handle existing repositories that have this
> problem, once the patch is released. If it'll be like when
> svn_repos__validate_prop() was added, then dump/load will still work,
> but svnsync not.)

That issue appears to need review. It's not clear to me whether the
server should really enforce LF normalization. I rather think not.
There's a discussion thread linked from it, with no final conclusion.

- Julian
Received on 2019-10-08 18:13:03 CEST

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