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Re: Is it possible to do a svn cp from one repository into another?

From: Andy Levy <andy.levy_at_gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 24 Jul 2009 11:24:24 -0400

On Fri, Jul 24, 2009 at 11:19, Steve
Constable<steve.constable_at_hotmail.com> wrote:
> I want to manage several IPs that are ultimately brought together into one
> project.
> I was thinking of setting up one repository for each project and then doing
> a 'svn cp /someIPx/ . ' for each IP that I want to integrate into the
> project.
> But when I tried this in TortiseSVN, I got some error about the repositories
> being different.
> I noticed that when I copy into a /release directory, that there is a
> history kept of what was copied and to where-which I really like. But maybe
> this isn't possible across repositories since SVN may not talk across repos?
> Is there an other way of doing the same thing? Or do I have to use a single
> repo to do this?

No, you can't svn cp between repositories.

Would externals work for you?

Otherwise, yes, you'll have to have everything in one repository.


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