About subversion properties

Thomas Pegg tom.pegg at gmail.com
Sun Feb 19 17:13:09 PST 2012

On Feb 19, 2012, at 6:20 AM, Pierre Labastie wrote:

> Well,
> I just added the subversion property 'svn:keywords Id' to a few
> files, some of which have been there much before I became
> involved in jhalfs (in 'custom' dir). The result is that my name
> appears as the Id, which was not the purpose. I guess Manuel
> and/or George wrote them, and that their names should appear
> instead. I suggest to add a line in the comments:
> # Written by Manuel Esparcia and George Boudreau.
> But maybe somebody has a better idea.

Well that's the intent of the property, it indicates the last person to modify it. So it showing your name would be correct. Now adding a separate comment to acknowledge Manuel and George is not a bad idea, but not strictly necessary.


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