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Re: [Subclipse-users] Copy/paste with folders

From: jcompagner <jcompagner_at_gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 23 Jul 2009 23:43:14 +0200

i am diving in to this a bit

The problem is that if i copy the folder "xxx" that then "xxx\.svn" is also
copied right?

But why does that happen? How does CVS not do that? if i copy "xxx" then
"xxx\cvs" isnt copied...

johan

On Thu, Jul 23, 2009 at 15:41, Mark Phippard <markphip_at_gmail.com> wrote:

> This is an Eclipse issue that has existed forever. Unlike when you
> move something, when you copy Eclipse does not do anything to allow a
> Team provider to be involved. There is no "copyHook" for team
> providers as there is with move and delete. People have tried to use
> listeners to detect when this happens and fix it, but it is not
> possible to make it work.
>
> We added a Team > Copy/Export option as something of a workaround. So
> that you can do a copy that we do know about and can do it right.
>
>
> On Wed, Jul 22, 2009 at 7:57 PM, kukgini<kukgini_at_gmail.com> wrote:
> > Bug or feature? --
> >
> > Copy/paste of a folder under SVN controls leads to a duplication not
> > only of the folder contents, but also of the ".svn" subfolders inside
> > it. Therefore, the copy is also automatically markes as being under
> > version control.
> >
> > My experience is that this result is usually unwanted and/or annoying.
> >
> > (Furthermore, it appears that the copied resources point to the same SVN
> > resources, i.e. deleting the files in the new copy might probably mark
> > them as deleted in the other parent folder, too.)
> >
>
>
>
> --
> Thanks
>
> Mark Phippard
> http://markphip.blogspot.com/
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