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Re: What do you Hate about Subversion?

From: Oliver Betz <list_ob_at_gmx.net>
Date: 2007-01-30 21:04:12 CET

Les Mikesell wrote:

[...]

> > That's an option, and a good one: just say no to tools that care too
> > much about EOL. I work on Windows, and almost all of the tools I use
> > (all of them that I use more frequently than once a month) handle CRLF
> > or LF fine. If I came upon a tool that didn't, I'd consider it a flaw
> > in the tool.
>
> Was that intended to be humorous? If you don't want do deal with

I agree with Duncan.

How do you access "non CRLF" files without the help of SVN?

> portability issues, just work on one platform?

No, as Duncan wrote: use the right tools.

> > There are plenty of flawed tools out there, but just don't use them.
>
> Sorry, but most people would chose a revision control system that will
> handle the job they need to do, not choose their job based on what their
> revision control system happens to make convenient for them.

You missed the point.

SVN can not protect "flawed" tools from the reality in any situation.

Oliver

-- 
Oliver Betz, Muenchen
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