[svn.haxx.se] · SVN Dev · SVN Users · SVN Org · TSVN Dev · TSVN Users · Subclipse Dev · Subclipse Users · this month's index

Re: [TSVN] Rename in repository and filenames with spaces

From: Stefan Küng <stefan.kueng_at_wagner-group.ch>
Date: 2004-08-05 10:55:02 CEST

Simon Large wrote:

>>>Sorry. I thought I had tried that, but evidently not. Checked it
>>>again and it works exactly as you say. It would be useful if the
>>>error message suggested the corrective action.
>>TSVN in HEAD already does give you a hint.
> Don't understand this comment. It does not seem that intuitive:
> If I modify and commit a file in the trunk root folder, I can tag straight
> away.
> If I modify and commit a file in a sub-folder of the trunk, I have to update
> before I can tag. Why?

It means:
I already added a function which provides additional hints to an error
message in our development HEAD revision.

>>>The "Get All" button does not appear to be documented in the helpfile
>>Want to provide a patch for the docs?
> I'm happy to contribute if I can. The TSVN repository does not contain the
> 'tools' folder which is mentioned in the ReadMe file, so I can't build the
> target files. I can make text-only changes and produce a patch file and log
> message for the XML source file if someone else is happy to check the
> result.

The "tools" folder isn't in the repo anymore because people kept
complaining that they couldn't check out TSVN anymore because it got too
big (not that anyone of those complaining _ever_ sent in a patch or
helped out otherwise though). So you can now download the whole tools
folder as one "big" zipfile from here:
(located in our project files folder here:

> But I can still use "relocate" to re-anchor to the renamed root folder,
> can't I? The particular issue that worries me is that if I do rename the
> root folder in the repository, then (at present) I cannot extract previous
> revisions. The data may still be in the repository, but if I can't extract
> it, then it is effectively lost. I don't _want_ to rename root folders, but
> I would like to know if I can recover from it if it happens by mistake.

You can. Just relocate your working copy.

> BTW. There is a very minor buglet in the commit dialog. If I opt _not_ to
> delete previous comments _and_ I have a minimum comment size enabled, after
> cancelling and re-starting a commit I get the previous comments back, but
> the "OK" button is disabled until I edit the recalled comment.

I know. Fixed already in HEAD.


To unsubscribe, e-mail: dev-unsubscribe@tortoisesvn.tigris.org
For additional commands, e-mail: dev-help@tortoisesvn.tigris.org
Received on Thu Aug 5 18:47:14 2004

This is an archived mail posted to the TortoiseSVN Dev mailing list.