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From sebb <seb...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Bug in docs regarding case-sensitivity?
Date Sat, 14 Dec 2019 13:17:44 GMT
On Sat, 14 Dec 2019 at 11:51, Daniel Shahaf <d.s@daniel.shahaf.name> wrote:

> sebb wrote on Sat, 14 Dec 2019 09:20 +00:00:
> > The code comment here [1] and the wiki [2] both state that section name
> > matching is case-insensitive.
> >
> > However my reading of the document here [3] says this changed in version
> 1.7.
>
> Thank you for taking the time to point out the specific text within that
> page you had in mind, to save us all looking for it.  (It's the first
> "No Entry" box.)
>
> > These docs don't seem consistent to me.
>
> The two documents describe different layers.  [1] and [2] describe the
> configuration parsing module (svn_config_*), whereas [3] — says that
> the implementation of authz (≤1.6) did case conversions before or after
> calling svn_config_*().
>
>
However [2] says:

"This means that, for example, you cannot have two different sections named
[Section] and [section];"

which to me implies that the following is not allowed:

[/public]
* = r

[/PuBliC]
* =

Whereas according to my reading of [3] that should be allowed.


> S.
> > [1]
> >
> https://svn.apache.org/viewvc/subversion/trunk/subversion/libsvn_subr/config_file.c?view=markup#l1004
> > [2]
> >
> https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/SVN/Configuration+File+Syntax
> > [3]
> > http://svnbook.red-bean.com/en/1.7/svn.serverconfig.pathbasedauthz.html
>

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