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

RE: Checking out files to default to read-only

From: Thompson, Graeme (AELE) <Graeme.Thompson_at_smiths-aerospace.com>
Date: 2005-12-05 17:05:23 CET

Thanks, exactly what I was looking for!

I hadn't noticed that option in the help.

-Graeme

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Mark Phippard [mailto:markp@softlanding.com]
> Sent: 05 December 2005 15:16
> To: Thompson, Graeme (AELE)
> Cc: users@subversion.tigris.org
> Subject: Re: Checking out files to default to read-only
>
> "Thompson, Graeme (AELE)"
> <Graeme.Thompson@smiths-aerospace.com> wrote on
> 12/05/2005 10:09:03 AM:
>
> > Is it possible to have files marked as read-only when you do an
> > update/checkout?
> >
> > This would stop the IDE from making unnecessary, and sometimes
> > incorrect, changes to files.
> >
> > On a further point - are there any plans to enhance
> subversion to allow
> > it to work in a lock/unlock system exclusively. i.e. to
> work using the
> > methodology applied with PVCS, VSS and other version
> control systems?
> >
> > We have had issues with the merge methodology.
> >
> > I have read http://svnbook.red-bean.com/
> >
> > And am going to read
> >
> http://www.phptr.com/content/images/0131855182/downloads/Nagel
> _book.pdf
>
> This was all addressed in Subversion 1.2.
>
> Set the property svn:needs-lock on any file that you want to have
> read-only on checkout. Use the svn lock/unlock commands to
> lock the file
> and make it editable. Etc..
>
> Mark
>
>
>
> ______________________________________________________________
> _______________
> Scanned for SoftLanding Systems, Inc. and SoftLanding Europe
> Plc by IBM Email Security Management Services powered by MessageLabs.
> ______________________________________________________________
> _______________
>

******************************************
The information contained in, or attached to, this e-mail, may contain confidential information and is intended solely for the use of the individual or entity to whom they are addressed and may be subject to legal privilege. If you have received this e-mail in error you should notify the sender immediately by reply e-mail, delete the message from your system and notify your system manager. Please do not copy it for any purpose, or disclose its contents to any other person. The views or opinions presented in this e-mail are solely those of the author and do not necessarily represent those of the company. The recipient should check this e-mail and any attachments for the presence of viruses. The company accepts no liability for any damage caused, directly or indirectly, by any virus transmitted in this email.
******************************************

---------------------------------------------------------------------
To unsubscribe, e-mail: users-unsubscribe@subversion.tigris.org
For additional commands, e-mail: users-help@subversion.tigris.org
Received on Mon Dec 5 17:20:30 2005

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