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

Re: import files preserving timestamps

From: Anders J. Munch <ajm_at_flonidan.dk>
Date: Tue, 10 Jun 2008 14:28:31 +0200

Geoffrey [mailto:lists_at_serioustechnology.com] wrote:
> Anders J. Munch wrote:
> > make is well-known and ubiquitus, and you may choose to use it anyway.
> > But if the shortcomings of make bother you, don't try to mold the rest
> > of the world to fit the flaws of make - switch to a better build
> > system instead. Like one that uses file checksums instead of timestamps.
> Any examples of such a build system?

SCons is one. Ant is another, IIRC.

Myself I'm using a homegrown system that triggers a recompile on any
change in timestamp or file size. Not bulletproof, but works well in

- Anders

To unsubscribe, e-mail: users-unsubscribe_at_subversion.tigris.org
For additional commands, e-mail: users-help_at_subversion.tigris.org
Received on 2008-06-10 14:28:55 CEST

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

This site is subject to the Apache Privacy Policy and the Apache Public Forum Archive Policy.