Forum: Ruby on Rails Modifying Plugins and Subversion

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D3785c0a7c441a47da20227c83be4cc5?d=identicon&s=25 thelorax (Guest)
on 2007-03-29 02:14
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Hello,

I'm new to both Rails and Subversion so please bear with me.

Let's say I install a plugin with --externals set, and then make some
custom modifications to the plugin...  If I perform a commit on my
local project, will my plugin modifications commit to the svn server I
initially dloaded from or to local?     If the commit goes to the
remote svn server, I imagine I shouldn't do this... If so, should I be
installing the plugin locally first if I plan to make custom
modifications and use subversion to track my revisions?  Will using
'install --checkout' allow me to do this?

Hope that made sense.  Thanks.
8bc543795b502900b5333aea73ad5533?d=identicon&s=25 Eden Li (edenli)
on 2007-03-29 04:58
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You'll have to use something like Piston.  I've never used it myself,
but it seems like this is what you need.

http://piston.rubyforge.org/
D3785c0a7c441a47da20227c83be4cc5?d=identicon&s=25 thelorax (Guest)
on 2007-03-29 05:27
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That looks like it should do the trick.  Thanks.
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