On Thu, Aug 27, 2009 at 12:09, Voronov, Yury (NIH/NLM)
>> >> Hello,
>> >> It seems like I have a bug with TortoiseSVN 1.6.5 (last stable).
>> >> So, what happens? I have Windows XP SP3 on my machine, and
>> >> I have a working directory on my disk - C:\work. And I have
>> >> a subst'ed drive W: => C:\work just for easier handling
>> >> of my code.
>> >> And I have edited two files,
>> >> C:\work\include\dir\file.hpp and C:\work\src\dir\file.cpp
>> >> (Or W:\include\dir\file.hpp and W:\src\dir\file.cpp, respectively)
>> >> Now I try to commit my changes. I go to File Explorer and
>> >> start Commit from the root directory W:\ After that a list
>> >> of changed files with both files appears (it's OK), then
>> >> I enter a comment and press OK. And the log screen comes
>> >> showing an error "'\' is not a working copy" in red.
>> >> However, if I start Commit from C:\work (which is actually
>> >> exactly the same directory) everything works fine!
>> >> So it seems to me that TortoiseSVN has problems with root
>> >> directory as a tree root.
>> >> BTW, same commits from svn command-line client both work fine.
>> > Nope, the command line doesn't work either:
>> > $svn commit C:\work\include\dir\file.hpp C:\work\src\dir\file.cpp -m
>> > will fail the very same way.
>> Stefan, the matter is that I checked it before I posted it.
>> I used Cygwin svn command-line client v1.6.4, and both commits
>> from W:\ and from C:\work do work fine.
>> However, for TortoiseSVN just one commit works - from C:\work
>> If I try to commit from W:\, it fails with error "'\' is not a working
> More details: when I use Subversion's svn command line client,
> the behavior is the same as TortoiseSVN - commits from C:\work
> do work fine, and commits from W:\ fail with the same error.
OK, so now you have confirmed that the problem is not with Tortoise,
but with the Subversion libraries.
Which, incidentally, was also confirmed last week.
> And this was not the case for version 1.4.3 - I have this
> configuration (with subst) for long time (more than a year)
> and I was forced to update recently.
You'll have to take the issue to the Subversion mailing list.
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Received on 2009-08-27 18:36:57 CEST