[p4] Binary files always locked on "Open for Edit"?

Paul Andrei pandrei at foliage.com
Tue Mar 22 11:57:10 PST 2005


Yes, it's called "Exclusive open (locking). You need to change the 
Perforce file type to binary+l.

See "Perforce 2004.2 User's Guide":

http://www.perforce.com/perforce/doc.042/manuals/p4guide/04_details.html#1047746

Paul Andrei


Galen Boyer wrote:

> Is there a way to do this so only one person can checkout a binary at
> a time?
> 
> Thanks.




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