On 13-11-18 01:49 PM, Junio C Hamano wrote:
> Junio C Hamano <gits...@pobox.com> writes:
>> Marc Branchaud <marcn...@xiplink.com> writes:
>>>> Foreign interfaces, subsystems and ports.
>>>> * "git-svn" used with SVN 1.8.0 when talking over https:// connection
>>>> dumped core due to a bug in the serf library that SVN uses. Work
>>>> it around on our side, even though the SVN side is being fixed.
>>>> * Subversion 1.8.0 that was recently released breaks older subversion
>>>> clients coming over http/https in various ways.
>>> Isn't this the same as the serf fixes (,)? If not, what git change is
>>> it referring to?
>> The latter, I think, is 8ac251b6 (git-svn: allow git-svn fetching to
>> work using serf, 2013-07-06). Without it we won't even work with
>> newer SVN library.
>> The former I think refers to 73ffac3b (git-svn: fix termination
>> issues for remote svn connections, 2013-09-03). Even with the serf
>> support, without a work-around, we won't work with serf.
>> The description can and should be rolled into one, but I am not sure
>> what the best wording would be.
> I'd keep them as separate entries, like so:
> * "git-svn" has been taught to use the serf library, which is the
> only option SVN 1.8.0 offers us when talking the HTTP protocol.
> * "git-svn" talking over https:// connection using the serf library
s/talking over https/talking over an https/
> dumped core due to a bug in the serf library that SVN uses. Work
> around it on our side, even though the SVN side is being fixed.
Those look good to my layman's eyes.
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