[MonoDevelop] Requesting write permission
Lluis Sanchez Gual
lluis at novell.com
Mon Aug 4 14:51:36 EDT 2008
El dl 04 de 08 de 2008 a les 11:32 -0700, en/na Casey Marshall va
> I'm starting to look into how to support automatically asking for write
> permission when MonoDevelop saves files, which might mean asking the
> version control addin to open the file for editing. It looks simple
> enough, to put calls to FileService.RequestFileEdit in the appropriate
> places before trying to overwrite files.
Heh, today I stated working on this and it is mostly complete. I will
commit later today or tomorrow.
> My question, though, is where the best place for these calls should be?
> Should it be at the high level -- i.e., for commands like "File->Save,"
> -- or does it make more sense at the low level, i.e., in each actual
> file format implementation that does the writing? The former seems to
> make more sense, since it captures more things with less code, but it
> isn't clear if it's appropriate to introduce file checks at so high a level.
It is better to add the check at low level because a save operation may
be invoked from several places, not only from File->Save.
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