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Re: svn: Failed to add directory 'trunk': object of the same name already exists

From: Ben Collins-Sussman <sussman_at_red-bean.com>
Date: 2007-08-25 15:43:57 CEST

Wrong list. :-). You want users@subversion.tigris.org

On 8/24/07, athi thya <thyaathi@yahoo.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> I have a folder named myproject in svn repository. The myproject contains
> 3 subfolders branches,tags and trunk.
> I had to download it to my local machine. I was able to download using
> svn co https://svn.url.com/myproject
> No problem in this.
> But I want to update my code in local machine from the svn repository
> frequently to receive new changes from repository.
> When I tried using
> svn update
> it is displaying an error like
> svn: Failed to add directory 'trunk': object of the same name already
> exists.
> I have already made some changes in my trunk folder files. So I should be
> able to retain my changes as well as receive changes from the svn
> repository.
> How can I solve this problem and update my local copy of the code from
> repository?
> Awaiting for your reply.
> Thanks in Advance.
> Athi.
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