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Re: ideas to make svn update faster.

From: Thomas Zander <zander_at_kde.org>
Date: 2005-05-08 13:17:57 CEST

On Sunday 08 May 2005 12:26, Gustav Munkby wrote:
> Thomas Zander wrote:
> >>A simple optimalisation would be to remove the directory-version number
> >>(the one in the xml entry-tag with 'name=""') when it has the same one
> >> as the parent dir.
>
> excuse me for barging in like this, but as I understand it every
> subdirectory of a subversion working copy is by design supposed to work
> as a complete working copy, so that i can check out a whole tree and
> then just simply move/copy a subdirectory to a different place and it
> will still work.
>
> if you don't have the revision in the subdirectories, then this will no
> longer be possible?

Thats right.
Notice that its an expert function anyway. Expert because moving
directories around in your IDE (or even filesystem) will horribly fail
revision management (as I have seen some former colleagues do).

-- 
Thomas Zander

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