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Re: what's the use of SubWCRev.exe?

Author steveking
Full name Stefan Küng
Date 2011-07-26 09:50:23 PDT
Message On 26.07.2011 11:47, Dmitry wrote:
> Hey.
>
> 26.07.11, 13:27, "Simon Large"<simon.tort​oisesvn at gmail dot com​>:
>>> I wonder why there're SubWCRevCOM.exe and SubWCRev.exe and why
>>> they are both installed by Tortoise SVN installer. Could you
>>> please explain?
>> SubWCRev.exe is the standalone executable. SubWCRevCOM.exe is the
>> COM interface for integration with e.g. Visual Basic programs.
>
> Why can't they be merged into one file I wonder? Like if there's
> "automation" key it works as a COM server and otherwise it works as a
> standalone program?

The problem is that SubWCRevCom is a windows app to avoid having a
console window pop up whenever it is used.
SubWCRev however must be a console app or it wouldn't work properly.

That's why there are two exe's for this.

Stefan

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what's the use of SubWCRev.exe? wipedout Dmitry 2011-07-26 02:25:31 PDT
     Re: what's the use of SubWCRev.exe? simonlarge Simon Large 2011-07-26 02:27:12 PDT
         Re: what's the use of SubWCRev.exe? wipedout Dmitry 2011-07-26 02:47:42 PDT
             Re: what's the use of SubWCRev.exe? steveking Stefan Küng 2011-07-26 09:50:23 PDT
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