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Re: Binary files

From: Paul Koning <Paul_Koning_at_dell.com>
Date: Mon, 31 Mar 2008 20:57:36 -0400

>>>>> "Hugh" == Hugh Miller <Miller> writes:

 Hugh> Is there any risk that Svn will mistake a file type and thereby
 Hugh> corrupt a binary file ?

Only if you use autoprops to set svn:eol-style. For example, if you
have a binary file called foo.txt, it would have svn:eol-style set to
"native" on my setup, and probably that of many other people.

If you're worried about this, avoid autoprops, and perhaps even avoid
svn:eol-style entirely.

Apart from that it should all be clean, which is a very obvious
improvement over CVS.


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