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Re: Re: Shared files between projects

From: Erik Huelsmann <ehuels_at_gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 7 Jan 2008 14:25:26 +0100

On 1/7/08, Roth, Pierre <pierre.roth_at_covidien.com> wrote:
> > Note that I personally consider the VSS style shared sources
> > a bad idea, because it is not at all visible which projects
> > you are modifying with your "local" modifications. If a file
> > is in a "common" folder or comes from a library that is more
> > explicit and doesn't bear the danger of breaking.
> >
> I totally agree with you if subversion projects only include source
> files. But as SVN is also used to store documents which may be shared
> between projects without the "breaking risk", it could be interesting to
> have such a functionality. On platforms other than Windows, symlinks
> could do the stuff but unfortunately I didn't choose mine... and finally
> got Windows :-(

So what about the 'switch' functionality I proposed?



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