replay mode fetches whole revision until something is converted

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Patrick Mézard created an issue

replay mode fetches whole revision until something is converted. The problem is it make takes some time before converting something, and until then clone is very slow. A sample repository is:

{{{ svn://svn.zankasoftware.com/zanka }}}

A mirror is available here (48M tarball):

{{{ http://mezard.eu/zanka.tar.gz }}}

Compare cloning it with or without --stupid.

The regression can be bisected to:

{{{ changeset: 650:685f91015ed6 user: Dan Villiom Podlaski Christiansen danchr@gmail.com date: Tue Jul 20 11:55:07 2010 +0200 summary: replay: always fetch the entire first revision }}}