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Re: svn properties conventions

From: Ben Collins-Sussman <sussman_at_newton.collab.net>
Date: 2000-09-25 16:27:08 CEST

Bob Miller <kbob@jogger-egg.com> writes:

> Is there documentation somewhere about how we're using properties?
> E.g., which ones store log messages, file permissions, etc.?
> Have any of those things even been decided yet?

Much decided, not yet documented though. To answer your specifics:

 - log messages are properties of versions themselves (which live in
   the history array)

 - ACLs are properties of filesystem nodes, but *aren't* versioned
   properties. The term we use for these are "non-historical"
   properties. The filesystem knows all about them, right, Jim? :)
Received on Sat Oct 21 14:36:08 2006

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