Re: Base text files, re: IRC chat
From: Miha Vitorovic <mvitorovic_at_nil.si>
Date: Wed, 17 Sep 2008 13:06:34 +0200
I know I'm not a Subversion developer, but I hope I can contribute some
Greg, would it be possible to replace "absolute path in the meta data"
--- Miha Vitorovic Inženir v tehničnem področju Customer Support Engineer NIL Data Communications, Tivolska cesta 48, 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia Phone +386 1 4746 500 Fax +386 1 4746 501 http://www.NIL.si Stefan Sperling <stsp_at_elego.de> wrote on 15.09.2008 19:43:25: > On Mon, Sep 15, 2008 at 01:10:14PM -0400, Karl Fogel wrote: > > Daniel Shahaf <d.s_at_daniel.shahaf.name> writes: > > > Karl Fogel wrote on Mon, 15 Sep 2008 at 12:18 -0400: > > >> 1. The metadata knows where the working copy/copies live, by absolute > > >> path, as Greg says. > > >> > > >> 2. If you plain mv or cp a working copy, it stops working, BUT... > > >> > > >> 3. ...the error message from Subversion points out that the working > > >> copy may have been mv'd or cp'd, and offers a command to > > >> "re-register" it with the metadata store. This command is the > > >> metadata store's chance to clean up its reference counts > > >> w.r.t. that working copy. > > > > > > ... and also offers another command to un-register the previous > location. > > > > I was thinking the same command would do both. That is, it would gather > > all the knowledge it could, from inspection and (perhaps) from the user, > > and DTRT.Received on 2008-09-17 13:06:52 CEST
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