Re: Automatic replacement on commit
From: David Weintraub <qazwart_at_gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 8 Sep 2008 12:18:39 -0400
First the bad news:
You cannot do what you want with Subversion. Why? Because Subversion
This really isn't as bad as it sounds. First the reason for this:
* As a ClearCase administrator for 15 years, I found the client side
When you have 200 client machines, and they get replaced on average
Then, there were the machines that upgraded their OS, or had a virus
In Subversion, only one machine has to be able to run the "hook" (what
Now, we get to the good news:
ClearCase does not have the concept of 'keyword' expansion. Therefore,
However, Subversion does do keyword expansion when you request it.
-- David Weintraub qazwart_at_gmail.com On Mon, Sep 8, 2008 at 8:14 AM, Matthieu BROUILLARD <matthieu.brouillard_at_agfa.com> wrote: > Hi everybody, > > > > In my company we were used to manage our source files with Clearcase. > > We want to migrate under subversion, but actually we are missing a > functionality that we need. > > > > For some files, there is an automatic replacement that is done before commit > (with a perl script on the Clearcase server). > > > > This automatic replacement is a "version" generation in the header of the > file (Ex: 8.4 then next commit 8.5 …). > > This meta-information is used in some process for our software (in fact DB > management with an applicative versioning of the DB objects/data/…). > > > > Is there a way to handle this with Subversion? > > Using directly subversion and the keyword replacement mechanism, > Using an apache mod, > Using something else? > > > > Thank you for your help. > > > > Cordialement, best regards, > > > > Matthieu BROUILLARD > Team Manager CIS > Agfa HealthCare Enterprise Solutions > HIS-CIS Business Unit > T: +33 5 57 77 55 69 (internal: 470) > M: +33 6 09 38 58 73 > matthieu.brouillard_at_agfa.com > > --------------------------------------------------------------------- To unsubscribe, e-mail: users-unsubscribe_at_subversion.tigris.org For additional commands, e-mail: users-help_at_subversion.tigris.orgReceived on 2008-09-08 18:19:12 CEST
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