[Kc] editors and IDEs (was: May Meeting)

Frank Wiles frank at wiles.org
Thu May 8 10:27:50 PDT 2008

On Thu, 8 May 2008 12:13:08 -0500
"David Nicol" <davidnicol at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Thu, May 8, 2008 at 11:50 AM, Frank Wiles <frank at wiles.org> wrote:
> > On Wed, 7 May 2008 18:31:34 +0000
> > "David Nicol" <davidnicol at gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> >> All three pieces need to be in place.  The lack of an 'ignore'
> >> primitive in svn is in my opinion the perfect example of a feature
> >  Actually Subversion has had an ignore feature for quite some
> >  time.
> Not the /feature/ the /primitive/ by which I meant, a parameter to the
> svn utility that twiddles that particular property directly, and which
> would get listed when you invoke the "help" primitive with "svn help."
> yes, you can set the svn:ignore property in a directory to include
> files. What is lacking is "ignore" as a svn command-line primitive
> outside of propset.  Which is why Luke's EDITOR-setting hack works.
> is "primitive" weird jargon?

  Ok I'm following you now.  I don't think primitive is weird, just
  confused me as they are typically called "properties" in Subversion

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