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Re: File Permissions

From: James FitzGibbon <jfitzgibbon_at_primustel.ca>
Date: 2005-06-12 06:09:52 CEST

On Jun-11-05, at 8:21 PM, Robert Paulsen wrote:

> How do I preserve file permissions when files are imported or
> checked in to an
> svn repository?
>
> I have files that are
>
> -rw-r-----
>
> But when exported from svn are
>
> -rw-r--r--

You could use asvn (http://svn.collab.net/repos/svn/trunk/contrib/
client-side/asvn):

#-----------------------------------------------------------------------

--
#    Author:        Ross Mark (rossm@controllingedge.com.au)
#    Date:        Tue Mar 11 10:02:57 EST 2003
#
#    Copyright (C) 2003-2004 Ross Mark
#
#----------------------------------------------------------------------- 
--
#
#    Description:
#    Archive SVN (asvn) will allow the recording of file types not
#    normally handled by svn. Currently this includes devices,
#    symlinks and file ownership/permissions.
#
#    Every file and directory has a 'file:permissions' property set and
#    every directory has a 'dir:devices' and 'dir:symlinks' for
#    recording the extra information.
#
#    Run this script instead of svn with the normal svn arguments.
Of course, svn now supports symlinks on *nix, so changes might be  
necessary to have asvn use the built-in support.  Not that using the  
pre-1.1.x technique would hurt I suppose.
HTH
-- 
j.
James FitzGibbon
Systems Developer, Primus Telecommunications Canada
416.644.6111
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