r786 - in twiki/branches/test.lfs.org: . css images js styleswitcher

Jeroen Coumans jeroen at linuxfromscratch.org
Thu Jul 15 08:48:34 PDT 2004


Kevin P. Fleming said the following on 15-07-2004 15:52:
> jeroen at linuxfromscratch.org wrote:
>> Add non-twiki files for CSS, images and JS
> 
> Before you go too much further down this road, you really don't want to 
> duplicate content between branches this way.
> 
> Take a look at what ALFS did with the "svn:externals" property. In a 
> nutshell, it would allow you to keep only one copy of the "images", 
> "js", "styleswitcher" stuff, but have it automatically checked out in a 
> subdirectory every time twiki/trunk or twiki/branches/test.lfs.org are 
> checked out (or exported).

Thanks, excellent tip. I haven't used the svn:externals property yet (or 
any other property, for that matter). I'll have to familiarize myself 
with them first.

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Jeroen Coumans
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