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Re: Support for ambiguous URLs (was: Crash in TSVN during Show Log)

From: Stefan Kng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 24 Mar 2008 08:36:15 +0100

Oren Eini (Murphy & Associates) wrote:
> As of last week, SvnBridge will always give you a uniue UUID per all respositories.
> Assuming that you have this:
> http://localhost/Foo (mapped to server A) then you change the mapping to server B, which also has a Foo directory.
> They will have different UUID.

Thanks. That will help a lot.

> What is the expected behavior in this scenario?

Did you read my suggestion about how URLs should be handled?

>> So I suggest a change to SvnBridge:
>> instead of connecting to http://localhost:8081/Projectname, have the
>> users connect to http://localhost:8081/server.com/Projectname - that way
>> the URLs will not be the same for all servers, and it will prevent a lot
>> of subtle problems.

Because if two identical URLs can point to different content then that's
not really good. I could imagine that this could surface many subtle
problems which never were a problem before.

And with that syntax, I would imagine that SvnBridge could be used for
several servers at the same time without having to manually connect to
the server every time?


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