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From Clay Leeds <>
Subject Re: [RT] Display document history inline w/ subversion
Date Tue, 19 Oct 2004 16:36:10 GMT
On Oct 19, 2004, at 9:32 AM, Nicola Ken Barozzi wrote:
> Vincent Bray wrote:
>> On Tue, 2004-10-19 at 14:20, Nicola Ken Barozzi wrote:
>>> Could you make a mocku-up page of what you would like to see, and 
>>> where the various versions would be stored?
>> Something like this:
> Cool, I get it now. It's basically like our file-based revision system 
> but using source control repos instead and with a more prominent 
> placing (it should go in the future right-hand side section that we 
> will be adding).

I like it too! This looks like a great use of the forthcoming PLUGINS 
architecture! Those who need/want it can implement it, and those who 
don't, don't have to...

> If you have a SVN checkout of a forrest-documented project, look in a 
> directory that contains docs. Then look at the file named in 
> ./.svn/entries  It's an xml file that contains the information about 
> the current files in the directory. A start but not enough.
> Then do this:
>  svn log --xml index.xml  > index-log.xml
> It extracts the log  of the commits for index.xml to a file named 
> index-log.xml in xml formal. Now we're getting somewhere.
> If we would instead output these files to a temporary directory, and 
> have Forrest mix the contents of the log files with the pages...
> -- 
> Nicola Ken Barozzi         
>             - verba volant, scripta manent -
>    (discussions get forgotten, just code remains)

Nice sig!

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