[cvsnt] Re: Permission field

Dave Munt DMunt at Gemcomsoftware.com
Tue Mar 10 03:56:02 GMT 2009

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RE: http://www.cvsnt.org/pipermail/cvsnt/2006-April/024521.html

> 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.
> Tony


Q: how do you view/change it in cygwin?


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