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Re: "svn diff --diff-cmd diff -r PREV" doesn't work subversion repo of nmap

From: Andy Levy <andy.levy_at_gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 12 Mar 2010 21:27:33 -0500

2010/3/12 Toralf Förster <toralf.foerster_at_gmx.de>:
>
> Andy Levy wrote at 22:31:19
>> Since Subversion is returning
>>
>>    svn: Process 'diff' failed (exitwhy 2)
>>
>> Isn't it possible that it's a problem with diff?
> No, this issue happens with every other diff command/wrapper I used
> (eg. $> svn diff --diff-cmd echo -r PREV)
>
> It happens only within the subversion directory of nmap (which was freshly
> checked out, no local commits /edits were done). This issue do not happens in
> any other local repository. The only difference which I can see is that the
> nmap repo contains external items.

I just ran the exact sequence in your bug report on OS X 10.6.2 and it
executed cleanly using SVN 1.6.5. I don't have 1.6.9 handy & I'm not
sure what I need to do to get it installed; I think I'm missing some
dev tools.
Received on 2010-03-13 03:28:21 CET

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