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Re: File permissions

From: Greg A. Woods
Subject: Re: File permissions
Date: Tue, 25 Sep 2001 15:47:57 -0400 (EDT)

[ On Tuesday, September 25, 2001 at 21:08:59 (+0400), Tobias Brox wrote: ]
> Subject: File permissions
> Particularly hardlinks must be a quite difficult thing to deal with, but
> saving, and later restoring simple file permissions and ownership really
> shouldn't be that hard, and I'd daresay it can be a nice feature,
> particularly when storing configuration files in cvs.

There's no way to handle _any_ file attribute change tracking without
extending the RCS file format.  Period.  Take it up with the RCS
maintainers if you want to do something productive about it.

                                                        Greg A. Woods

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