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Re: setting svn:keywords per-directory? per-repo?

From: Seth Landsman <seth_at_boondock.cs.brandeis.edu>
Date: 2002-12-28 16:51:24 CET

On Sat, Dec 28, 2002 at 04:19:19PM +0100, Branko ??ibej wrote:
> Seth Landsman wrote:
> >I wonder if there would be room for a set of
> >defaults, though? I am wondering why things like $Id$ are not
> >automatically expanded by default, as they are in CVS?
> >
> >
> Policy. We decided that, by default, Subversion will not touch file
> contents in any way. That includes not expanding keywords, and not
> changing newlines to suit the client's platform. Any of these can be
> turned on -- admittedly only on a per-file basis, for now -- but none
> should be the default.

        Okay. That makes sense.

        As a CVS user, I am very careful with my strings, anything that has
two $s in it is fair game to be replaced. :)


it is by will alone I set my mind in motion
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