Portfile authors: pay attention to keywords, eol-style, Id

Boey Maun Suang boeyms at macports.org
Tue Apr 17 21:19:38 PDT 2007

On 17/04/2007, at 20:48, Ryan Schmidt wrote:

> To ensure that the correct properties automatically get set on your  
> new Portfiles, you can edit your ~/.subversion/config file, turn  
> auto-props on, and add this auto-prop definition:
> Portfile = svn:eol-style=native;svn:keywords=Id


> This recommendation should probably be in the documentation  
> somewhere but I haven't looked yet where it might best be included.  
> If someone else would add this to the wiki, or even just point out  
> where in the wiki it should go, that would be appreciated.

I've put this into http://trac.macosforge.org/projects/macports/wiki/ 
NewCommittersGuide as suggested; please feel free to improve it if  
you think my attempt sucks :-)

Kind regards,

Maun Suang

Boey Maun Suang (Boey is my surname)
Email: boeyms at macports.org

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