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Fw: Wish List (Revisited)

From: TBrowder <tbrowder_at_cox.net>
Date: 2004-03-04 11:57:12 CET

Ok, now we have release 1.0--great work!

And I want to move our large CVS repository to subversion, BUT:

  Minimalist users want rtags and history -T equivalents (not cheap copies of directory trees)

  Users want .svnignore files (not a manual update of prop lists)

  Users want svn to recognize at least one environment variable like CVSROOT to point to the repository (not some long URL)

I see I'm not the only one desiring these things.

And the view that functionality might be duplicated is bogus. Browsing a fixed list of tags (aliases for a revision) is not the same thing as browsing a directory of tag names which are not in date order, and which may be changed at will.

And I'll be glad to work on these things, but I need some assurance that the ideas are acceptable and not scorned at every mention of them.

Thanks for a great project.

Tom Browder
Received on Thu Mar 4 11:56:31 2004

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