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Re: Set the author of commits

From: Andy Levy <andy.levy_at_gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 9 Oct 2008 07:05:13 -0400

On Thu, Oct 9, 2008 at 04:25, Thibaut Neiger <thibaut.neiger_at_loria.fr> wrote:
> Hello
> I would like to set a default author for every commit I do using
> tortoisesvn. Currently, tortoise uses the windows login of my computer and
> in my team, we all uses the Administrator account.
> Is there a way to setup this ?

1) Stop using Administrator to log into Windows
2) Stop using a file:///-accessed repository
3) Set up a proper SVN server (svnserve or Apache) and you can define
whatever usernames you wish.

#1 is a Windows best practice.
#2 - file:/// is not meant to be used in a multi-user environment.
#3 is required it you don't do #1 and although not required, a
profoundly better alternative to using file:///

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Received on 2008-10-09 13:05:25 CEST

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