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

From: C.A.T.Magic <c.a.t.magic_at_gmx.at>
Date: 2004-03-03 10:41:05 CET

its now filed as issue #1774
http://subversion.tigris.org/issues/show_bug.cgi?id=1774

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:-)
c.a.t.

----- Original Message -----
From: "C. Michael Pilato" <cmpilato@collab.net>
To: "C.A.T.Magic" <c.a.t.magic@gmx.at>
Cc: <users@subversion.tigris.org>
Sent: Wednesday, March 03, 2004 09:09
Subject: Re: [issue?] MD5 checksums not verified for content in
"text-base" -- may get corrupted data when using 'revert'

> "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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