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Re: Bytes Transferred Vs Actual File Size

From: Nicolas Goutte <nicolas.goutte_at_extragroup.de>
Date: Wed, 20 Oct 2010 10:44:54 +0200

Am 20.10.2010 um 10:41 schrieb John Lim:

> Hi,
>
> I recently did an SVN add of a folder and then committed it to my
> repository. My commit was reported to be successful and in the commit
> window, it reported that 386.11 MBytes was transferred. However,
> when I
> checked the folder size using right-click->properties, the file size
> was 663
> MBytes and size on disk was 668 MBytes. May I know why there is this
> discrepancy between bytes transferred and the actual file/folder
> sizes?
> Thanks.

Do not forget that the working copy is full of .svn directories, which
have again the data of the files. That is why what is on the disk is
roughly twice the size of what was transfered.

>
> Regards,
> John
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Have a nice day!

Nicolas Goutte

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