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svn_dirent_t::size: often not the "real" file size

From: Bijewitz, Volker <v.bijewitz_at_baum.de>
Date: Thu, 2 Feb 2017 09:22:28 +0100

Hi SVN developers,


I am working on an TotalCommander plugin to browse SVN repositories. Now I
have the problem that on some repositories the filesize reported by
svn_client_list3 is different from the "real" file size of the working copy -
so comparing the SVN repo with the working copy is impossible. So here are my
questions on this issue:


· Is there a way for a SVN client to detect the "real" filesize?

· Does this behavior change with the server version? I have one
server where the filesize seems to match, another server where it does not

· If there are servers that reports "real" file sizes: is there a
client functionality to detect if he is connected to a server with "good"


This may be not the correct way to do a compare, there would be better ways
using the SVN interface. But I am limited to the TC plugin interface. And in
this interface there is no "Compare with file" function. I have just to
deliver the correct properties, and TC itself does the operation in a way the
user has configured it.




Volker Bijewitz


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