[cvsnt] readonly checkouts (kopt x)

Michael Flad MichaelFlad at web.de
Wed Jul 11 14:43:42 BST 2007

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"Glen Starrett" <glen.starrett at march-hare.com> schrieb im Newsbeitrag 
news:f6upo1$fak$1 at paris.nodomain.org...
> Michael Flad wrote:
>> I use watches for a few non mergable files edited by multiple persons
>> and it works great so far.
>> The problem I had with the other files seems to be Tortoise related
>> as soon as it's configured to use any kind of edit options it seems
>> to add the -x flag for new binary files added to a repository.
> You can configure your server to ignore client side "k" wrappers and 
> adjust your server's cvswrappers file to handle any file types you use 
> that aren't in the standard list.
> Use "cvs info cvswrappers" to check what the server settings currently 
> are.

Sounds interesting - I'll have a look at this too.

With that info you gave me another answer I didn't even ask for - I
had a few textfiles with an extension listed in cvswrappers as binary
and so they were always added as binary even though Tortoise recognized
them as textfiles :-)

Thanks for the useful additional insights,

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