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Re: [TSVN] SubWCRev update

From: Simon Large <slarge_at_slarge.plus.com>
Date: 2005-04-09 18:49:14 CEST

Molle Bestefich wrote:
> I was wondering, why don't we use standard CVS / SVN nomenclature for
> the attributes?
> Eg. replace "$WCREV$" with "$WCREV: 504 $" inside the files instead of
> requiring both source and destination files?

Because these are not svn:keywords, and they are used differently. Take
a look at the nightly build scripts to see how the version numbers are
created. Would you prefer to see "V1.1.5.2980" or "V1.1.5.$WCREV:

> Also applicable for the complex attributes you've just crafted:
> "$WCMIXED?TrueText:FalseText$" becomes "$WCMIXED?TrueText:FalseText:
> TrueText $.
> In this regard, the colon that you've chosen between TrueText and
> FalseText is IMHO very unfortunate, and should be replaced with
> something else quickly, before it becomes common usage, so that we in
> the future can be compatible with the CVS/SVN way of doing keywords..

Same applies here. We use these also in the doc files to put a readable
string in the CHM and PDF files. Again, we want pure text, without


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