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Re: Keeping last-modified dates

From: Ryan Schmidt <subversion-2006c_at_ryandesign.com>
Date: 2006-08-30 16:48:51 CEST

On Aug 30, 2006, at 16:06, Marko Kaening wrote:

>> It's not stored in the repository, so a new checkout will have a
>> different
>> date, but that's not what he was talking about.
> Sorry, there are different strings of discussion going on... Looks
> like I
> mixed something up. I thought that importing a set of files will
> preserve
> its timestamp in the sense that on a new checkout you'd get these
> set in
> you local working copy. This is certainly not the case, neither
> when using
> add, nor with import, right?!

Right. Subversion does not preserve timestamps. That's the feature
request this whole discussion is about. If you import a project, then
the only timestamp Subversion stores is the timestamp when you
imported, and that's stored in the resulting revision's svn:date

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