How one can set up executable permissions on a file under subversion

Sometimes when you check out shell and perl scripts from subversion to run automated tests it will be handy if you can set the executable permission permanently in the subversion repository. The following code snippet will do that for you. Just change the filename to your script name.

svn propset svn:executable ON filename

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  1. Federico says:

    thanks for the post!

    I was getting mad with my groovy scripts losing their +x attributes!

    :-)

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