Name

svk propedit — Edit the property of one or more items under version control.

Synopsis

svk propedit PROPNAME DEPOTPATH|PATH...
svk propedit PROPNAME --revprop --revision REV[@] [DEPOTPATH]

Description

Edit one or more properties on files, directories, or revisions. The first form edits versioned properties, while the second edits unversioned properties on a depot revision.

Alternate Names

pe, pedit

Changes

Working copy, depot only if operating on a DEPOTPATH, mirrored repository if the depotpath is mirrored.

Accesses Depot

Yes

Accesses Mirrored Repository

Only if operating on a depotpath which is mirrored

Switches

--recursive (-R)
--revision (-r) REV
--revprop
--message (-m)
--file (-F)
--template
--encoding ENC
--patch (-P) NAME
--sign (-S)
--check-only (-C)
--direct

Examples

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

$ svk propedit svn:keywords foo.c 
Waiting for editor...
    <svk 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.>
 M  foo.c