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Re: "Check for modifications" "Check repository" doesn't change status of local files icons

Author levyam
Full name Andy Levy
Date 2011-05-05 12:44:04 PDT
Message On Thu, May 5, 2011 at 11:58, Neill Smith <nsmith at vctinc dot com> wrote:
> When I pick "Check for modifications" "Check repository" I see changes that
> others have made to the repository trunk for a project relative to my own
> local working copy of the trunk.  However, the status icons for my local
> file copies for those files changed in the repository by others don't
> change. I don't want to do an "Update" because that often "breaks the
> build". I just want my local status to know things have changed relative to
> the repository by changing appropriate file & folder icons from green to
> red. Is this possible? Thanks.

No. The overlay icons only indicate the status of the file relative to
the last checkout or update performed on that working copy. The remote
status can change the instant after you check it, which would
instantly invalidate the information you just updated.

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"Check for modifications" "Check repository" doesn't change status of local files icons Neill Smith <nsmith at vctinc dot com> Neill Smith <nsmith at vctinc dot com> 2011-05-05 08:58:28 PDT
     Re: "Check for modifications" "Check repository" doesn't change status of local files icons fsaphir Felix Saphir 2011-05-05 11:18:13 PDT
     Re: "Check for modifications" "Check repository" doesn't change status of local files icons levyam Andy Levy 2011-05-05 12:44:04 PDT
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