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Re: [PATCH] Adjust more_finfo() on Win32 to behave more like its Unix/Linux counterpart

From: Branko ─îibej <brane_at_xbc.nu>
Date: 2006-02-21 01:00:54 CET

D.J. Heap wrote:
> On 2/18/06, Andreas Magnusson <andreas.ch.magnusson@home.se> wrote:
> [snip]
>> Are we talking about one for svn_io_set_readwrite_carefully (if that is
>> the name)? I will give it my best, no problem. APR is (of course)
>> another bag since I'm not very good at the non-Win32 side.
> Yes, just svn_io_set_readwrite_carefully. If that is fixed, then we
> won't be relying on APR's behavior with Win32 ACLs anymore anyway.
> The patch will probably go through a few cycles to get the Unix
> permissions dance right if APR doesn't quite do what is expected, but
> the Unix folks will help, I'm sure.
I'm already working on this patch, but due to spotty 'net access lately
(thanks, useless ISP!),. I haven't finished it yet.

I'm also wondering if we should rely on umask or some other mechanism
when setting the write (and execute!!!!) bits "carefully" (in APR, that is).

-- Brane

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