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Re: [SVNMERGE][PATCH] svnmerge rollback

From: Jonathan Gilbert <o2w9gs702_at_sneakemail.com>
Date: 2006-05-17 22:11:14 CEST

At 12:45 AM 18/05/2006 +0530, Madan U Sreenivasan wrote:
>On Thu, 18 May 2006 00:08:49 +0530, David James <djames@collab.net> wrote:
>
>> 'touch' isn't available on Windows. So we should do this instead:
>> open("newfile","w").close()
>
>yeah. You are right. Will change this. Thank you for pointing out.

Technically speaking, this isn't what 'touch' does. If the file already
exists, then "touch" does not clear its contents. In order to emulate
"touch", which creates the file if it doesn't exist, but merely updates the
last modified date/time if it does exist already, I believe the mode string
should be "a".

Jonathan Gilbert

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