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RE: Fixed-width keyword expansion

From: Derek Hoyle <derek.hoyle_at_embeduk.com>
Date: 2005-07-14 15:00:05 CEST

Greg Thomas wrote:
> On Thu, 14 Jul 2005 11:15:14 +0100, "Derek Hoyle"
> <derek.hoyle@embeduk.com> wrote:
>>Is there another way to version MS Word
>>or OO files?
> Subversion will quite happily version control MS Word or OO files.
> I've absolutley no idea what the effect would be of enabling keyword
> expansion on those particular file formats would be, it may be the
> current variable-length expansion will corrupt the file.
> That said, the idea of a fixed-length keyword expansion certainly
> sounds like a good one to me.
> Greg

> Um... fixed-width keyword expansion is a new feature in svn 1.2. We
> just haven't put it in the nightly-build svnbook yet. :-)


Now that's what I call excellent service. 3hr turnaround on new features ;-)

I couldn't find any references to it anywhere. Could you direct me to it or
describe how to use fixed-with keywords here for the benefit of the mailing
list please.

Thanks in advance,


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