[Zope-Checkins] Re: SVN: Zope/trunk/lib/python/ Ignore derived
files (*.pyc, version.txt) after inplace builds.
tseaver at zope.com
Sat Aug 21 19:44:15 EDT 2004
Philipp von Weitershausen wrote:
> Tres Seaver wrote:
>> Log message for revision 26954: Ignore derived files (*.pyc,
>> version.txt) after inplace builds.
>> [... loads of folder props changed]
> uh, what a lot of work
Not really; I think that was the result of five minutes' work, hacking
the output of 'svn stat' with grep, cut, and xargs.
> and sadly so unnecessary (though it doesn't
> hurt). What is actually recommended to ignore loads of files like *.pyc
> files is to add the following lines to your ~/.subversion/config file
> (something similar shoudl already be in there as an example):
I don't have any objection to that on the client side, but it *is* just
client side. Far better to set up the server side to prevent
inadvertent checkins of derived objects.
> global-ignores = *.o *.lo *.la *.so *.pyc *.pyo
> This option is generally useful when it is extremely unlikely that files
> of a certain kind are checked into a repository. The svn:ignore property
> is more useful when you want to ignore a specific file, e.g. access.log
> or Makefile.
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