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Re: subclipse not recognizing managed project FIXED (Was: [ANN] JavaSVN v0.8.8 - broke my working copies?)

From: Hugo Visser <joegi_at_scene.nl>
Date: 2005-04-22 08:26:16 CEST

Well, it might be that if somewhere a File.equals(file) happens things
break on Windows because it's the same path only different capitalisation.

The similar issue that Jan Ploski reported was on linux however.

I'll submit this in the issue tracker.

Hugo

Mark Phippard wrote:
> I think this is a Subversion issue when absolute paths are specified, which
> is what GUI's like Subclipse and TortoiseSVN typically do.
>
> The issue with Subclipse is that we get the base portion of that path from
> Eclipse and it gives us whatever you typed in to it. So if it does not
> match the case it fails.
>
> Given that Windows is not case sensitive, I am not 100% certain why this
> happens, but it could be something like Subversion generating some kind of
> hash based on the path string, and then it not matching if the case is
> different at all.
>
> Can you enter an issue in the issue tracker for this with the details?
> Maybe there is a way we could get the path from the OS instead of Eclipse
> and then get the right case?
>
> Mark
>
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