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Missing checks for error diagnostics

From: Jens Seidel <jensseidel_at_users.sourceforge.net>
Date: Thu, 28 Aug 2008 20:30:12 +0200


today I had a strange problem and I assumed an error in Subversion 1.5.2.

I tried to add a directory to my repository which I copied from another
location. svn complained that the directory is already contained in the
repository but it clearly isn't and svn status displays "?" for this

The reason is indeed simple but could nevertheless be hard to find:
The directory I tried to add contained a subdirectory .svn/ from another

Could Subversion stop using bogus .svn data or at least print a proper


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