Re: [Census] So who uses git?

From: Linus Torvalds <>
Date: 2006-02-01 16:04:46
On Tue, 31 Jan 2006, Ray Lehtiniemi wrote:
> what if the user wants to change the mode bits of an assume-unchanged
> file with the twiddled permissions, but forgets to clear the flag
> first?  seems like that change is likely to get lost, especially if the
> new mode is read-only....

Remember - git only cares about execute permissions. The write permissions 
are entirely ignored by git ..

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Received on Wed Feb 01 16:17:08 2006

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