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Re: [1.5] Edit log message

From: Simon Large <simon.tortoisesvn_at_googlemail.com>
Date: Sat, 19 Jul 2008 13:39:40 +0100

2008/7/19 Silver Zachara <silver.zachara_at_gmail.com>:
> Simon Large napsal(a):
>
> 2008/7/18 Silver Zachara <silver.zachara_at_gmail.com>:
>
>
> Ciao,
>
> I want to ask You if is safe Edit log message in the Log messages dialog
> (after right mouse button click on the message is show content menu where is
> this possibility).
>
>
> Pardon me? Are you asking how to edit a log message? Right click on
> the revision in the log dialog and select 'Edit log message'. Note
> that you need a pre-revprop-change hook in your repository to allow
> the change to go into the repository.
>
>
> I know that I have to use a pre-revprop-change hook in my reposity. But I
> want to know if it's safe.

What do you mean by that? It won't kill your cat (probably ...) but
you should be aware that revision properties are not versioned. If you
change a log message it is changed for ever and there is no way to
recover the old version except from a separate repository backup which
has not been updated.

> Also note that other TSVN clients which use log caching will not see
> your change unless they refresh the view.
>
>
> Is this only one problem If I change log messages ? I'm only one who using
> the reposity where I need change some log messages.

If you're the only one then that problem should not arise.

Simon

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