• Name

    svn propedit – Edit the property of one or more items under version control.

    Synopsis

    svn propedit PROPNAME PATH…
    svn propedit PROPNAME --revprop -r REV [TARGET]

    Description

    Edit one or more properties using your favorite editor. The first form edits versioned properties in your working copy, while the second edits unversioned remote properties on a repository revision (TARGET only determines which repository to access).

    Alternate Names

    pedit, pe

    Changes

    Working copy, repository only if operating on a URL

    Accesses Repository

    Only if operating on a URL

    Options

    --revision (-r) REV
    --revprop
    --username USER
    --password PASS
    --no-auth-cache
    --non-interactive
    --encoding ENC
    --editor-cmd EDITOR
    --config-dir DIR
    

    Examples

    svn propedit makes it easy to modify properties that have multiple values:

    $ svn propedit svn:keywords  foo.c 
        <svn will launch your favorite editor here, with a buffer open
        containing the current contents of the svn:keywords property.  You
        can add multiple values to a property easily here by entering one
        value per line.>
    Set new value for property 'svn:keywords' on 'foo.c'
    

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