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Re: [TSVN] Re: Setting SVN properties using the config file

From: Simon Large <simon_at_skirridsystems.co.uk>
Date: 2005-09-09 10:47:27 CEST

Andreas Keil wrote:
> I can reproduce this but I think that considering an application MIME type
> incompatible with text files isn't quite right. Even the Tortoise docs say:
>
> "For example, if a file's svn:mime-type property is set to a non-text MIME
> type (generally, something that doesn't begin with text/, though there are
> exceptions), Subversion will assume that the file contains binary-that is,
> not human-readable-data."
>
> Therefore, I think that non "text/" MIME types shouldn't automatically
> considered to be binary. But as you said, I think, we'd need a MIME expert
> here.

It is Subversion which makes that interpretation, not TSVN. If you
really want to challenge it you must do so on the subversion mailing list.

Simon

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