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Re: Can I access files by property?

From: Max Bowsher <maxb_at_ukf.net>
Date: 2005-01-05 20:01:26 CET

David Kramer wrote:
> One of the things CVS can do with its vcs.cfg file is group a list of

*PVCS*. CVS's equivalent is called modules, not vcs.cfg.

> files together as an alias, such that those files can be extracted with
> get '$(aliasformyfilelist)'
> I'm trying to figure out how to do something similar in svn, and the
> closest straw I can grasp onto is properties.

[snip stuff]

Indeed, as you surmise, custom properties aren't really going to help here.

However, svn:externals might.

Have a look at the svnbook, and tell us if they can model what you want to


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