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Re: Problem with symbolic links on windows introduced on trunk somewhere between revision 22556 and 22778

From: Malcolm Rowe <malcolm-svn-dev_at_farside.org.uk>
Date: 2007-01-02 22:28:57 CET

On Tue, Dec 26, 2006 at 08:59:13AM +0100, Marc Haesen wrote:
> When I checkout a directory containing a symbolic link on windows with a
> client build from trunk (last revision I tried was 22811), I get the
> following error message:
>
> svn: REPORT request failed on '/svnrepos/repos/!svn/vcc/default'
> svn: In directory 'xxxx'
> svn: Can't open file 'xxxx\.svn\tmp\file.ext.tmp.tmp': The file exists.
>
> The file.ext is a symbolic link (created with a linux client) in
> directory xxxx.
>
> Revision 22556 and before did not have this problem.
> Should I file a bug report for this?
>

Thanks for the report. It would help if you could produce a reproduction
recipe and/or narrow down the revision range a little more. That said,
there were some symlink-related changes in that range that may be relevant
(Erik: r22720 et seq).

Regards,
Malcolm

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