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RE: Requesting a New Feature

From: Bob Archer <Bob.Archer_at_amsi.com>
Date: Wed, 28 Jul 2010 17:33:04 -0400

> Quiet a lot of users have reported that they would like to have a
> flag in svn update that allows them to update several sub
> directories in one command
> (when using sparse checkout),
> for example: a command like this
> svn up a\b\c\d will bring folder d with its content, and its
> parents.

Are you saying svn update isn't updating ALL of the currently checked out folders? My understanding is that it is supposed to. Of course I have been wrong before and I don't use sparse checkouts very often.

> Currently users need to run several commands to perform that:
> svn up --depth empty a
> svn up --depth empty a\b
> svn up --depth empty a\b\c
> svn up a\b\c\d

Of course specifying --depth empty when you do an update will keep it from updating sub-folders.

Received on 2010-07-28 23:33:45 CEST

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