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[Subclipse-dev] Re: [Issue 1598] New - "Add to svn:ignore" appears disabled when Sharing a project

From: Stephen Elsemore <selsemore_at_collab.net>
Date: Fri, 20 Jun 2014 15:41:28 -0700

On Thu, Jun 19, 2014 at 4:58 AM, <mgil_at_tigris.org> wrote:

> ------- Additional comments from mgil_at_tigris.org Thu Jun 19 04:58:25
> -0700 2014 -------
> The situation is the following:
> - When Sharing a project first time, all the files and folders appears
> with a
> question mark in the icon. Before commiting the project to SVN repository,
> I
> want to mark certain files and folders as SVN:ignore, but this action in
> the
> contextual menu appears disabled.
> If I want to "solve" this situation, I need to do the following steps:
> 1. "Add to version control" the file/folder
> 2. "Revert" this action
> 3. And now the "Add to svn:ignore" action is enabled
> Thanks,
> Marc

You can't add a folder or file to svn:ignore unless its parent is
versioned. So the steps you've described are more or less what you need to

1. Add the parent folder to version control.
2. Select the child folders and files that you want to add to svn:ignore
and do Revert.
3. Select the same child folders and files again and add them to


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