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Re: svn propset keywords Date

From: Konstantin Kolinko <knst.kolinko_at_gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 25 Jan 2010 04:57:59 +0300

2010/1/24 Johan Hogdahl <johan.e.hogdahl_at_gmail.com>:
> Hello.
> I'm new to subversion after using CVS and RCS for a long time.
> I have just done a conversion of our code base to subversion.
> Now i got into a problem, the propset keywords Date fills in the Date in a
> complete other way then
> CVS did. And cause many of our development machines is configured with
> Swedish language,
> some days of week will get Swedish (iso-8859-1) chars, which can not be
> handled by some compilers. Is there any way to use propset without the part
> in (..), Its a very useless part anyway.
> Is there any configuration file, command or such, to change the format.
> Johan

I know of two workarounds:

1. Use '::' (double ':') after the keyword. It limits its width. E.g.

$Date:: 2010-01-24 16:21:02 -0600#$


2. Do not use Date keyword. Use the Id keyword instead.

Note, that Date uses local time, while Id uses UTC time.

BTW, there is an issue related to this:

Best regards,
Konstantin Kolinko
Received on 2010-01-25 02:58:37 CET

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