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Re: [Subclipse-users] Possible bug. copying and pasting

From: Mark Phippard <markphip_at_gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 10 Mar 2010 12:33:42 -0500

On Wed, Mar 10, 2010 at 11:58 AM, Dave <davidcroda_at_gmail.com> wrote:
> I appear to be experiencing a bug which just started occurring for me after
> updating to the latest version of subclipse.
>
> I am using subclipse version 1.6.5 with eclipse version 3.5 Build id:
> 20090920-1017
>
> The issue occurs when copying and pasting a folder from one location in a
> project to another.  It seems like it is not filtering out the .svn
> directories and properly regenerating them.  Funny issues ensue with
> subclipse believing the folder to be a versioned resource while the
> repository has no record of it.
>
> I was able to work around this by copying and pasting the directory from an
> archive which did not contain .svn directories.
>
> Any ideas on whether this is a new bug or not?

This bug has always existed. See for example:

http://subclipse.tigris.org/issues/show_bug.cgi?id=784

Eclipse does not provide an API or other mechanism for a team provider
to prevent this from happening. We added the Team > Copy and Export
options to give you a way to do it that does not break things.

SVN 1.7 will have a new WC format that gets rid of the .svn folders
except at the root, so that will also resolve the problem.

-- 
Thanks
Mark Phippard
http://markphip.blogspot.com/
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