[p4] managing my Documents directory

Chuck Karish chuck.karish at gmail.com
Sat Mar 19 09:31:40 PST 2005


On Wed, 16 Mar 2005 11:34:20 -0800, Mark Harrison <mh at pixar.com> wrote:
> Can I just create a client with root=/Users/mh/Documents
> and then use that as my P4CLIENT?

Sure.

> My next step is to then set up several other people with
> this scheme.  Everyone would have $HOME/Documents managed
> for their personal files, but I would like to be able to
> access another user's files conveniently.  For example,
> I could access Bob's files via $HOME/SharedDocuments/bob.

One way would be to reverse the directory hierarchy on the server:

//depot/documents/mh
//depot/documents/bob

This would make it easy for users to find each others' files in order
to map them, or in p4v views.

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Chuck Karish   karish at well.com   (415) 317-0182



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