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[Subclipse-users] Re: Files are executable at checkout

From: Hendrik Maryns <qwizv9b02_at_sneakemail.com>
Date: Wed, 17 Sep 2008 13:45:52 +0200

Mark Phippard schreef:
> On Wed, Sep 17, 2008 at 5:11 AM, Hendrik Maryns
> <qwizv9b02_at_sneakemail.com> wrote:
>> I am bothered by a problem I have been having for a while now. I have
>> some TeX projects containing .tex, .pdf and other image files. They
>> have been checked in with Subclipse from a Linux desktop. Somehow, the
>> files are now marked as executable, since when I check them out on
>> another Linux, they are. They are not in the original project, however.
>> I have no idea how this change cam into being and cannot really
>> reproduce it, since e.g. my latest project doesn't suffer from this.
>> Anyway, I'd like to make the files in the projects that have this
>> problem non-executable again. Changing the permissions does not give
>> any change in the Synchronizing perspective. Is there a way to get this
>> done? If not in Subclipse, then maybe from the command line?
> Look at the SVN Properties on one of these items and see if the
> svn:executable property it set. If it is, then SVN will set the
> executable property on the file.

Some of them had svn:executable set to *, indeed. But how could this
be, since I have never set it myself explicitly? Others have the
property svn:special, could this have the same effect?

Thanks, H.

Hendrik Maryns
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