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Re: Preserve commit times (issue #1256)

From: Ryan Schmidt <subversion-2006Q1_at_ryandesign.com>
Date: 2006-03-08 10:49:37 CET

On Mar 8, 2006, at 06:05, Matthew Sanderson wrote:

> I would like to be able to commit/import a file F1 to the
> repository, then
> check that file out or update it, yielding a file F2 in another
> working
> copy, and have F2's time of last modification be the same as F1.
> Ie, the
> checkin+checkout procedure should preserve the file's mtime. The
> 'use-commit-times' config option doesn't do what I want.

The use-commit-times option sets the modification time of files, on
checkout or update, to the time they were committed. If that's not
enough for you—if you need to store the actual modification time of
the file, separately for each file within a single commit, then the
meta-data-versioning branch may be for you:


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