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Re: File externals before subversion 1.6

From: Andy Levy <andy.levy_at_gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 25 Jan 2010 09:35:53 -0500

On Mon, Jan 25, 2010 at 09:30, Asbjørn Sæbø <gaffe_1_at_live.com> wrote:
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>> From: gaffe_1_at_live.com
>> To: users_at_subversion.apache.org
>> Subject: File externals before subversion 1.6
>> Date: Mon, 25 Jan 2010 15:17:17 +0100
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>> It seems, in one of our repositories, that Someone(TM) has been
>> using svn:externals to include single files.  This was done with
>> version 1.4 of the SVN server, and it seems to have worked, even
>> though I thought single file externals was first implemented for
>> server version 1.6.  How can this be?
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> Or is the svn:exernals something that is handled by the client?
> (We did have version 1.6 of the client, though.)

Property expansion, including externals, is always done by the client.
The server just sees it as another property to version.
Received on 2010-01-25 15:36:30 CET

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