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Re: Renaming files on win32

From: Gili <junk_at_bbs.darktech.org>
Date: 2004-12-22 22:09:23 CET

On Wed, 22 Dec 2004 22:02:46 +0100, brane@xbc.nu wrote:

>> and warn the user when necessary at commit time or
>>checkout time.
>You can do this toay with a pre-commit hook.
>> To override these warnings/errors, one could add a
>>properties to the repository (on the server) which indicate if it is ok
>>to disable some of the warnings.
>Again, no properties. This logic belongs in a pre-commit hook.

        I'm fine with doing it your way but can you please augment the
official documentation to show how this can be done? I think this is a
big enough issue for win32 that it belongs in the book.

>Like I said, you can't have a case-insensitive comparison that will work
>everywhere, because it's locale-dependent. At the very least, that means
>you can't do the comparison on the server.

        Well, that throws the idea of "pre-commit hooks" out the window
then... And tell me by the way, why can we not use unicode-based
case-sensitivity comparison? Sounds to me like that would work on the

Received on Wed Dec 22 22:26:40 2004

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