Re: Status of meta-data-versioning (mod time)?
From: Saulius Grazulis <grazulis_at_akl.lt>
Date: 2005-07-12 08:41:11 CEST
On Monday 11 July 2005 16:21, Ben Collins-Sussman wrote:
> Once the project is in subversion's repository, tell me why you still
There is much more than just a "bunch of scripts" that relies on mtime -- it
Now, while many software dev. projects only keep sources in the repository,
Now, obviously, if mtimes are messed up then 'make' gets confused, and so are
Time-stamp preservation is what helps me 90% of the time. I do use 'mod time'
Still, there is a possibility of race condition leading incorrect make-builds
Even better solution for this purpose would probably be to ensure that commit
However, mtimes are more logical and also serve other peoples needs.
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