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Re: Keyword substitution command options override binary statusfor repos
Derek Robert Price
Re: Keyword substitution command options override binary statusfor repository files
Fri, 06 Jun 2003 09:27:54 -0400
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Mark D. Baushke wrote:
Dieter Maurer <address@hidden> writes:
I think, it is a well known problem that
1. binary files are implemented via a keyword substitution mode
2. keyword substitution command options override the binary status ("-kb") for
Yes, I believe this is TODO item 216:
| Avoid command-line keyword expansion modes overriding binary mode
| (or make binary mode completely separate from keyword expansion mode).
I do not object to the concept of the patch you have provided. If you
provide a patch for documentation and a some test cases for sanity.sh I
will vote +1 to include this patch on the trunk.
I'd vote +1 on this one too, given the test and doc. I don't expect it
would cause any problems and it remains backwards compatible with RCS
and other CVS repositories.
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Re: Keyword substitution command options override binary status for repository files, Dieter Maurer, 2003/06/24