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Re: svn commit: r21797 - in trunk: . subversion/tests/cmdline subversion/tests/cmdline/svntest

From: David Glasser <glasser_at_mit.edu>
Date: 2006-10-09 17:33:38 CEST

On 10/9/06, Peter Samuelson <peter@p12n.org> wrote:
> Variation: define a sort of inverse svn_sleep_for_timestamps which uses
> apr_file_mtime_set() to move the timestamp on a given file backwards
> one or two seconds. This perhaps isn't practical for working copy
> files, which may have been modified very recently, but it should work
> perfectly for temporary files like the one in question here.

I thought of that, and mentioned it on IRC (couldn't actually find the
right APR function, thanks). Ivan Zhakov convinced me that it
wouldn't work for some reason, but I don't remember why -- and maybe
that was just for wc files.

My favorite approach is still just "set the system clock a second forward" :-)

--dave

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