[e-lang] Decision needed: Repository newline choice

Kevin Reid kpreid at mac.com
Tue Jan 2 19:40:47 CST 2007

On Jan 2, 2007, at 19:16, Dean Tribble wrote:
> Kevin Reid wrote:
>> Subversion only alters the line endings of files with svn:eol-style
>> properties set; therefore we set that property only on text files.
> With your list of extensions, I can change the server defaults so that
> those filetypes default to native mode.  Alternatively, we can set the
> server to assume text unless the file detects as binary (e.g., uses  
> the
> 8th bit).  Recommendations or preferences?  I think I prefer the
> specific list (because otherwise in a mixed checkin with some binary
> files subversion might get confused).

Er, Subversion has no server/repository-side configuration for  
automatic property setting. What are you proposing to change?

Kevin Reid                            <http://homepage.mac.com/kpreid/>

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