[svn.haxx.se] · SVN Dev · SVN Users · SVN Org · TSVN Dev · TSVN Users · Subclipse Dev · Subclipse Users · this month's index

RE: [TSVN] Windows case-sensitive request

From: <Bill.Hughes_at_cgi-europe.com>
Date: 2005-07-20 17:39:04 CEST

Martin Tomes wrote:
> 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.

What's wrong with the Perl hook? I don't have python at present but do use
perl...

Bill

-- 
       ___
  oo  // \\      "De Chelonian Mobile"
 (_,\/ \_/ \     TortoiseSVN
   \ \_/_\_/>    The coolest Interface to (Sub)Version Control
   /_/   \_\     http://tortoisesvn.tigris.org
*** Confidentiality Notice *** Proprietary/Confidential
Information belonging to CGI Group Inc. and its affiliates
may be contained in this message. If you are not a recipient
indicated or intended in this message (or responsible for
delivery of this message to such person), or you think for
any reason that this message may have been addressed to you
in error, you may not use or copy or deliver this message
to anyone else.  In such case, you should destroy this
message and are asked to notify the sender by reply email.
Received on Wed Jul 20 17:39:58 2005

This is an archived mail posted to the TortoiseSVN Dev mailing list.