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Re: Lock and needs-lock together

From: Jody Shumaker <jody.shumaker_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2006-04-27 14:53:02 CEST

On 4/27/06, Edward Harvey <eharvey@chilsemi.com> wrote:
> Can anyone tell me if this is possible?
>
> I would like to administratively set something, such that... If Joe
> locks a file, the file will automatically get "needs-lock" too. And
> when Joe releases the lock, the "needs-lock" is automatically removed.
>
> Consequently, as long as Joe has the file locked, that file in Lisa's
> working copy will be read-only and have an icon indicating needs-lock.
> (Assuming Lisa does an update.) And once Joe releases the lock, Lisa's
> file will go back to "normal" with a green checkmark. (again, assuming
> she does an update.)
>

No its not possible, and never will be with Subversion's model. You'd
have to write up your own scheme to have the server push changes to
the client.

- Jody

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