[svn.haxx.se] · SVN Dev · SVN Users · SVN Org · TSVN Dev · TSVN Users · Subclipse Dev · Subclipse Users · this month's index

Re: one_of_SVN_owners

From: Simon Large <simon.tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 1 Nov 2012 12:48:20 +0000

On 1 November 2012 12:29, Martins Paukste <miersuzzemes_at_inbox.lv> wrote:
> Hello.
>
> I had a suggestion (or a bug) for the product "Tortoise SVN".
> ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
> Very often right before committing files in SVN, I use the option "Keep Locks". But the option (Checkbox) is not
> enabled when the file that I am about to commit, is just added (new). It would be very nice if I had this option
> enabled, so after commit, it keeps my lock - actually creates a lock (or maybe instead I could get a lock for the file
> right after adding it - but that is not an option too).
>
> Now I have to check manually all the locks for the files that I have commited. For those which where modfied it's all
> good, but for those which are just added - i have to get lock again.

I can see where you are coming from but it's not quite that easy.
Subversion has an option to keep locks when you commit, but there is
no option to add a lock to a newly added file. That would require TSVN
to do a separate lock operation and also require that TSVN prompts you
for a lock message. That is not an issue with the existing files
because they already have a lock message, but the new files don't.

Also, why do you need to use file locking? Are these non-text files
that cannot be merged?

Simon

-- 
:       ___
:  oo  // \\      "De Chelonian Mobile"
: (_,\/ \_/ \     TortoiseSVN
:   \ \_/_\_/>    The coolest Interface to (Sub)Version Control
:   /_/   \_\     http://tortoisesvn.net
------------------------------------------------------
http://tortoisesvn.tigris.org/ds/viewMessage.do?dsForumId=4061&dsMessageId=3025146
To unsubscribe from this discussion, e-mail: [users-unsubscribe_at_tortoisesvn.tigris.org].
Received on 2012-11-01 13:48:26 CET

This is an archived mail posted to the TortoiseSVN Users mailing list.