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The new features will eventually be documented in a 1.8 version of the free Subversion book (svnbook.red-bean.com). For a complete list of changes, see the 1.8 section of the CHANGES file.
Older clients and servers interoperate transparently with 1.8 servers and clients.
It's not immediately clear when you see that error which file specifically is causing the problem.
However, some of the new 1.8 features may not be available unless both client and server are the latest version.
There are also cases where a new feature will work but will run less efficiently if the client is new and the server old.
Apache Subversion 1.7 is a superset of all previous Subversion releases, and is as of the time of its release considered the current "best" release.
Any feature or bugfix in 1.0.x through 1.6.x is also in 1.7, but 1.7 contains features and bugfixes not present in any earlier release.
I can’t explain why this happened because in my several-year-long history with Subversion, I’ve never experienced this issue once.