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RE: svn externals: 2 paths for authentication, but only one external?

From: Bob Archer <bob.archer_at_amsi.com>
Date: Fri, 17 Apr 2009 16:53:22 -0400

> Well, it sounds like the ideal answer is a relative external:
> "^/bib/all.bib". Unfortunately, I think you can't use relative paths
for
> file externals in 1.6; only folder externals will work. (I may be
wrong
> about this; I only vaguely remember seeing it mentioned at some
point.)

Even if you can use relative file externals, the file that the external
points to must also be checked out on the workstation. So, if the user
doesn't have access to it, neither will a file external.

BOb

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