[darcs-users] Re: File permissions versioning?

Björn Lindström bkhl at elektrubadur.se
Thu Jul 29 19:28:56 UTC 2004


"Samuel A. Falvo II" <sam.falvo at falvotech.com> writes:

> How will you handle the Windows and OS/2 platforms, where effectively
> *ANY* file is potentially executable, there is no explicit way to tag
> a file as executable, and where it is too easy to assume a file is
> executable when you don't want it to be so on Linux, AmigaOS, etc?

I don't know the best way to handle this, but it seems bad to not
support it just because one supported platform is flawed in that regard.

Can anyone educate us on how revision control systems that support file
permissions (Subversion?) handle this in Windows?




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