[cvsnt] Re: Permission field

Tony Hoyle tony.hoyle at march-hare.com
Sun Apr 2 10:52:32 BST 2006

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Nataly Kremer wrote:
> Hi, 
> I did not get any answer to my pervious question so I will try to ask
> again in a different way:
> In CVSNT for windows:
> Does anyone know what affects the permission field in  file_name,v?
> What could be the reason that two files that were "added" and
> "committed" in the same way got different values in the permission field
> (233, 666).
It doesn't matter a whole lot for Windows - it's there to store the 
executable status of the file, which for the most part doesn't affect 
Windows at all.

You can also view/change it in cygwin if you want to.


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