[svn.haxx.se] · SVN Dev · SVN Users · SVN Org · TSVN Dev · TSVN Users · Subclipse Dev · Subclipse Users · this month's index

Re: Unix file permissions

From: Paul Koning <pkoning_at_equallogic.com>
Date: 2005-12-01 15:05:59 CET

>>>>> "Shawn" == Shawn Matlock <matlocs@odscompanies.com> writes:

 Shawn> Can Subversion keep the assigned permissions on a file? User1
 Shawn> creates restricted(mode 600) file and submits it to source
 Shawn> control in side of an otherwise open directory.

 Shawn> User2 checks out this file in another environment. The checked
 Shawn> out file is created with permissions whatever User2's umask is
 Shawn> set to.

 Shawn> I'm hoping there's a way for the file perms to be transferred,
 Shawn> but it seems unlikely.

For that to make sense, the owner/group attributes would have to be
carried over as well. But those can't be set to arbitrary values by
ordinary users. So they couldn't be restored on checkout.


To unsubscribe, e-mail: users-unsubscribe@subversion.tigris.org
For additional commands, e-mail: users-help@subversion.tigris.org
Received on Thu Dec 1 15:09:36 2005

This is an archived mail posted to the Subversion Users mailing list.