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Re: read-only checkout when developer has no commit access

From: Jonathan S. Shapiro <shap_at_eros-os.org>
Date: 2000-07-25 06:08:12 CEST

Okay. This is a usability call. A case can be made for both interfaces. The
difference in philosophy is that you are trying to protect the idiots from
damaging themselves while I am trying to take the view that files in my
workspace are mine to do with as I wish.

There is no "right" answer to such problems.

My request would be a configuration option to let an expert override this
(mis)feature.

As an aside, I submit that "svn revert" is a better solution to the problem
of inadvertent modification.

shap
Received on Sat Oct 21 14:36:05 2006

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