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Re: xml output changed - relative paths now appearing?

From: Philip Martin <philip.martin_at_wandisco.com>
Date: Wed, 07 Aug 2013 16:58:24 +0100

Alexander Haley <ahaley_at_meditech.com> writes:

> On Tue, Jul 16, 2013 at 6:26 AM, Bert Huijben <bert_at_qqmail.nl> wrote:
>
>> > -----Original Message-----
>> > With 1.7 I get
>> >
>> > <target
>> > path="/home/pm/sw/subversion/obj/wc">
>> > <entry
>> > path="/home/pm/sw/subversion/obj/wc/foo">
>> >
>> > while with 1.8 I get
>> >
>> > <target
>> > path="/home/pm/sw/subversion/obj/wc">
>> > <entry
>> > path=".">
>>
>> This appears wrong to me.
>> svn status always gave the paths in the same form as how the user passed
>> them, in both non-xml and xml form.
>>
>> I would guess that a lot of scripts break down if the paths don't match the
>> form that they expected from all previous versions.
>>
>> I think we should revert to the old form, where the input path dictates the
>> form in which we provide paths. Certainly for the --xml option, any other
>> form will break scripts.
>>
>
> So - where does this stand - having an informal list agreement that this
> is an issue - should I be submitting an issue formally- consider me new to
> this development model and unsure of "what is the next step" on this.

It's fixed on trunk:

http://subversion.tigris.org/issues/show_bug.cgi?id=4398

-- 
Philip Martin | Subversion Committer
WANdisco | Non-Stop Data
Received on 2013-08-07 17:59:11 CEST

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