On Mon, Jan 11, 2010 at 8:57 AM, Steve Cohen <scohen_at_javactivity.org> wrote:
> Mark Phippard wrote:
>> On Mon, Jan 11, 2010 at 8:42 AM, Steve Cohen <scohen_at_javactivity.org> wrote:
>>> Is there an easy way to copy files and directory structures in eclipse
>>> without carrying the subversion information to the new location? My use
>>> case for this is to copy recursively a whole directory of resources from
>>> a tree holding resources written for one locale to another. I then have
>>> in one place everything I need to get translated. But if I just copy in
>>> Eclipse, all the subversion information comes with and I don't want
>>> that. It causes problems later. What is the easiest way to avoid this?
>> On the Team menu there are Copy and Export options that will do a
>> proper svn copy or svn export to deal with the SVN information the way
>> it is supposed to be. When you copy using Eclipse, it is just a
>> filesystem copy which is incorrect. Unfortunately, Eclipse does not
>> provide a team provider hook when you do this as it does for other
> So I think then, the easiest (only) way is to do the copy in the file
> system and then get rid of the .svn stuff and then refresh in Eclipse.
> That seems to work.
That should work, but I fail to see how that is easier than using the
Team menu. Right-click and choose Team > Export and it does all this
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