[TYPO3-core] SVN + Eclipse + .project

Dmitry Dulepov typo3 at accio.lv
Wed Jul 12 09:47:06 CEST 2006


Commited to both branches, thanks a lot to all!


Dmitry Dulepov wrote:
> Hi!
> Those who use Eclipse with SVN for typo3 development could notice that 
> Eclipse shows TYPO3 project as always modified. This happens due to 
> ".project" file that Eclipse creates.
> It is possible to get rid of such warning by adding ".project" to 
> svn:ignore. However, this is not a file as .cvsignore but a property of 
> repository, thus should be committed there as well.
> I would be happy if we could fix issue with "always modified" status for 
> Eclipse users. Depending on votes, opinions and number of people, who 
> use Eclipse, I see three choices:
> - do nothing and have "always modified" in Eclipse (worst)
> - add ".project" file to svn:ignore and commit this change to SVN. This 
> will not affect those who does not use Eclipse. However if we later go 
> for choice 3, I am not sure how to undo inclusion into "svn:ignore"
> - add ".project" file to SVN. Worth only if most people use Eclipse for 
> core development. This file should not be included to build packages.
> Personally I would prefer step 2 because it helps Eclipse people and 
> does not affect others (including packaging). Also project file changes 
> sometimes, so better to have it off the SVN.
> Change (if we agree on change) should go to two active branches: HEAD 
> and TYPO3-4_0.
> What do you think?
> Dmitry.

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