[p4] Can I switch users for submitted changelist
steve at vance.com
Thu Mar 5 14:51:41 PST 2009
What version are you looking at? The docs for 2008.1 off the Perforce
web site say:
Force flag. Allows the description, modification date, or user of a
submitted changelist to be edited. Editing a submitted changelist
requires admin or super access. Superusers and administrators may also
overwrite read-only fields when using the -f flag.
I'm guessing you're looking at an older version. This feature has been
there since 2007.1. The text you're quoting is the same as that in the
Calman, Kevin wrote:
> "p4 help change" says,
> The -f flag can force the update or deletion of other users'
> changelists. -f can also force the deletion of submitted
> once they have been emptied of files via 'p4 obliterate'.
> submitted changelists are immutable. The -f flag requires
> access granted by 'p4 protect'.
> If Bhavbhuti's changes are already submitted, as it would appear, then
> the only way to "change" them is to wipe them out and start over.
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