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Re: Question: concept of editors

From: Branko Čibej <brane_at_xbc.nu>
Date: 2001-07-05 10:59:40 CEST

Alexander Mueller wrote:

>Dumbo question: one feature or cvs is, u can tell the server you are editing a file, directory (you dont have to) with the "cvs edit" command.
>The server stores this info. Others (and you) can use the command "cvs editors" to query the table
>of editors for a file or directory. The server will then output a list of files that are being edited and the names of the editors.
>In my eyes a great concept to stay on track whats going on and where to take care, especially if you
>want to avoid the situation of having to merge code.
>Didnt find something about this concept in svn? Am I blind, did people forget or thoughtfully ignore this feature?

We did discuss this some time ago, and the more general question of how
one could enforce CM policy within SVN. I think we decided then that
this was not important enought to worry about for 1.0.


Brane �ibej
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