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Re: svn copy after forced removal of copied file

From: Ben Collins-Sussman <sussman_at_red-bean.com>
Date: 2006-08-02 02:53:30 CEST

> You got two replies when you posted this to the users@ mailing list
> yetserday.
> http://svn.haxx.se/users/archive-2006-07/1309.shtml
> http://svn.haxx.se/users/archive-2006-07/1314.shtml

Both of these replies say he should have 'reverted' the addition
(instead of 'svn rm --force') before attempting to re-add the file.
But from day one, we've always treated 'svn rm --force' as an
"undoing" of a scheduled addition. If I run

touch foo
svn add foo
svn rm --force foo
touch foo
svn add foo

...it all just works. It seems that things *don't* work if the
scheduled addition is add-with-history. We should fix that. It's

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