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From Mark Thomas <>
Subject Re: [POOL2] tidyup: remove @author and $Date$ references
Date Wed, 02 May 2012 19:25:52 GMT
On 02/05/2012 20:10, sebb wrote:
> Pool2 still contains a lot of original @author tags.
> These are now generally completely out of date, so we should consider
> removing them. The original authors can be credited as developers in
> the po,.


> The $Date$ SVN variables cause problems, because the date is expanded
> using the local time zone.
> This means that a checkout of the TAG may not agree with the released
> source code.
> There's generally no need for the date anyway; the $Revision$ should
> be enough. If not, $Id$ provides a UTC timestamp.

I'm happy with just $Revision$.


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