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Re: Is anyone working on "svn obliterate"?

From: Marc Haisenko <haisenko_at_webport.de>
Date: 2005-01-31 17:24:41 CET

On Monday 31 January 2005 16:59, William Nagel wrote:
> > Out of even more curiosity, what does it do??? I'm just a user & have
> > no idea what it is...
> I think the idea is that you'd be able to run "svn obliterate" and
> completely remove a file from previous revisions.
> Seems like an extremely dangerous activity to be able to do with a
> simple client-level command.

I totally agree ! Every action by an user can be undone, but this command
would not be undoable and thus is so dangerous that it shouldn't be given to
the users hands. And the admin can delete a file with snvdumpfilter.


Marc Haisenko
Webport IT-Services GmbH
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Received on Mon Jan 31 17:29:48 2005

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