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Re: [TSVN] Windows case-sensitive request

From: Martin Tomes <lists_at_tomes.org>
Date: 2005-07-20 17:37:01 CEST

Lübbe Onken wrote:
> Hi Pawel,
>>Our company runs entirely on WindowsXP, and we found problem
>>with case-
>>sensitive locks/logins/checkouts.
>
> Please read this: http://tortoisesvn.sourceforge.net/?q=node/8
>
> There are several possible solutions for this problem of which IMO the best
> ist the server side pre-commit hook. I have also seen that a new
> check-case-insensitive script that was committed to the subversion
> repository.

I committed a Python script check-case-insensitive.py yesterday.

Using this script you can avoid getting into the biggest mess which is
adding a case sensitive file name clash to the repository.

Although there are plenty of potential problems with the client not
understanding case insensitive file systems those problems don't occur
very often.

Don't use the Perl one, I will remove it at some point.

-- 
Martin Tomes
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