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Re: Checkout filtering wanted

From: Ximon Eighteen <ximon.eighteen_at_int.greenpeace.org>
Date: 2005-09-09 10:08:18 CEST

> The property based filtering I propose seems to me to be a more
> powerful, and yet also simpler and more elegant a solution. It would
> be capable of doing complex filtering without the need to write
> external tools. The name-based mechanism could even be folded into the
> --filter mechanism by having a "meta property" that specified the
> object's name or path, thereby allowing queries on names as well.

I also like the fact that the property stays with the repository though I
haven't come up with a use case for this that couldn't be done some other way
yet. I guess I like it because it makes the repository self documenting.

Ximon Eighteen [desk: +31 (0)20 718 2134 reception: +31 (0)20 718 2000]
IT, Greenpeace International                    System Support Engineer
Ottho Heldringstraat 5, 1066 AZ Amsterdam       & Application Developer
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