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From cmpil...@collab.net
Subject Re: [time to move on I guess] APR_TMP_DIRECTORY
Date Mon, 09 Dec 2002 15:44:58 GMT
Dirk-Willem van Gulik <dirkx@webweaving.org> writes:

> > Anyway, I've had enough of this as well. Sorry to the subversion guys but I
> > tried...
> 
> I honestly thing that if the Subversion guys make their 'Temp' directory
> configurable on application level (and document the use semantics: volume,
> xs-permission, mostly read, mostly write, NO socket/shar-mem files or
> other aspects) that their application will only benefit from an operations
> perspective - and that ultimately they have made a better application than
> when they would defer to the bowels of APR to make a guess as what 'temp'
> means for them.

Wow...  so our 'svnlook' utility needs to grow config file support or
some unwieldy --with-tmp cmdline argument just because the portability
layer doesn't want to answer a single portability question.

Interesting...

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