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Re: svn_ra_stat

From: Ben Collins-Sussman <sussman_at_collab.net>
Date: 2005-09-10 01:40:32 CEST

On Sep 8, 2005, at 10:14 PM, William Ferguson wrote:
> I wouldn't have thought this was expected, is it?
> I kind of expected svn_ra_stat to just return a NULL dirent*.

Why do you expect a NULL dirent when you ask the filesystem to open a
completely bogus path? It's not merely a case of the entry not
existing; it's an actual _error_ to treat an existing file as if it
were a directory.

At least this is how a unix filesystem behaves. You get an ENOTDIR
error back.

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