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Re: [issue?] MD5 checksums not verified for content in "text-base" -- may get corrupted data when using 'revert'

From: C. Michael Pilato <cmpilato_at_collab.net>
Date: 2004-03-03 09:09:04 CET

"C.A.T.Magic" <c.a.t.magic@gmx.at> writes:

> Hi.
>
> put a file named "important.txt" in your repository
> check it out to your local wording dir.
> modify the "important.txt" locally.
> ==
> be a "bad thing" and modifty something in
> ".svn/text-base/important.txt.svn-base" !
> ==
> use svn revert.
> you get the corrupted content from the text-base !
>
> files in the .svn folder are read-only, unfortunately
> this doesn't protect them from disk read errors or from
> some recursive "search&replace" utilities for example.

This is a bug in 'svn revert'. Please file in issue in our issue
tracker:

   'svn revert' does not verify checksums

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