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Re: SVN Repo updated (please look)

On Sun, 6 Mar 2005, Daniel Berlin wrote:

> I actually turned this off on purpose to match what we do now.
> You can tell it to suppress adds and delete diffs, we can add diff limits,
> etc.
> Unlike our current ad-hoc scripts, is very easy to modify.

I think matching what we do now is quite correct for the initial 
conversion.  gcc-svn-patches should be a separate list from the present 
gcc-cvs rather than suddenly starting to send much larger messages to the 
gcc-cvs subscribers.  I don't think gcc-svn-patches needs to have any 
message size limit (or if it does it should be very large, e.g. 50MB) 
though it might be worth considering sending diffs more than say 1MB as 
compressed attachments if that's reasonably simple to do.  But we can 
refine gcc-svn-patches later, including such things as attaching binary 
files for which we can't send diffs and attaching diffs for non-UTF-8 
files (some message catalogs and testcases) to avoid problems with 
messages claiming to be in UTF-8 which aren't.

Joseph S. Myers      (personal mail) (CodeSourcery mail) (Bugzilla assignments and CCs)

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