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Re: Virtual filesystems

From: Ryan Schmidt <subversion-2011a_at_ryandesign.com>
Date: Sat, 5 Nov 2011 02:06:03 -0500

On Nov 4, 2011, at 15:52, Richard Cavell wrote:

> In a URL such as:
> file:///one/two/three/four
> It may be that the repository is actually at /one/two, and the three/four are directories within the repository.
> How does subversion identify which slashes are virtual and which ones are real? Does it search each part of the path to see if it's a valid repository, and then step into it?

I don't know how Subversion does it. Does it matter?

> Is there a way, or a need, to ever tell svn which part of the URL is real and which is virtual?


However, you can get Subversion to tell you; look in "svn info file:///one/two/three/four".
Received on 2011-11-05 08:07:21 CET

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