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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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