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From Варфоломеев Игорь <>
Subject RE: "svn add *" and <at> sign in filename
Date Wed, 10 Jul 2013 16:36:24 GMT
> From: 'Daniel Shahaf' []
> Sent: Wednesday, July 10, 2013 4:46 AM
> The glob is expanded by the shell, so svn sees ['svn', 'add', 'wc/B/@2.txt'], so
> it parses out target 'wc/B/' with peg '2.txt' (this part is arguably a bug), and
> stripping the slash off the end is normal (see
> svn_dirent_canonicalize() in if you're curious).

Em.. In fact, I think glob is expanded by the shell on Linux only. 
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And it looks like svn "emulates" Linux-style wildcard expansion somehow.
Maybe this is what issue 787 is all about.
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One more related discussion:
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I understand that making svn behave similar on both platforms is a good idea.... 
I don't know how to fix this issue without breaking something else either...
It looks like you're right and the safest way for a user is just not to use wildcards at all...

I did a quick search through the issue tracker and didn't found anything similar...
So, I've just submitted the issue

Thanks for your answers!

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