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Re: Feature Request: Show locked file icons after checkout

From: Andy Levy <andy.levy_at_gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 21 Dec 2009 13:24:48 -0500

On Mon, Dec 21, 2009 at 12:11, Peter Willis <pwillis_at_aslenv.com> wrote:
> It would be good if, after checking out files,
> the 'lock' icon showed which files are locked by other users.
>
> Version 1.6.1 icons show no indication of locks
> until I request a lock. Icons also don't refresh to indicate that files are locked by other users even after requesting a lock.

Subversion working copies (this is in the SVN libraries, not just
TSVN) do not track the state of locks other than those which were
acquired from that working copy. Locks may be very transient and there
isn't a good reason to cache that information - it may become invalid
very quickly, and you have to contact the repository anyway to acquire
a lock - you'll find out if someone has the file locked when you
attempt to do so.

If you must have this information available all the time, keep a Check
for Modifications window open all the time and periodically refresh by
clicking "Check repository".

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