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Re: Features: branch merging with "history", file level ACL

From: Brian Mathis <bmathis_at_directedge.com>
Date: 2004-03-25 21:05:06 CET

Ben Collins-Sussman wrote:

>On Thu, 2004-03-25 at 13:25, Eric Gillespie wrote:
>> Why do we
>>bother to support multiple RA methodss at all?
>You're right, Eric. SVN should strive to be as rigid and inflexible as
>possible. :-)

In all honesty, that question is a fair one. It's not a question of
technicality or flexibility, but one of management. Supporting multiple
methods creates confusion (as has been seen many, many times on this
list), and also reduces supportable features to the least common set.

How many support questions and feature requests would be so much easier
if one only had to deal with svnserve?

Brian Mathis
Received on Thu Mar 25 21:05:55 2004

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