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[TSVN] Re: Re: Refresh bug in 1.1.3 beta?

From: Simon Large <slarge_at_blazepoint.co.uk>
Date: 2005-01-20 18:08:31 CET

Pasi Havia wrote:
>> What you should have done was either:
>> 1) Check out trunk to X:\S60
>> 2) Create new project dirs in the repository under trunk (use repo
>> browser)
>> 3) Import each of your projects from where it is (C:\MyProject) to
>> its new folder in the repository.
>> 4) Update X:\S60 to get projects from the repository into S60
>> 5) You can delete your original project dir once it is stored in the
>> repository
>> 6) Start using TSVN normally and repeat steps 2-5 for several other
>> projects
>
> OK it seems like I've been doing steps 3 and 4 incorrectly in your
> explanation. The reason I ended up doing this:
> - the projects actually _are_ in C:\S60\S60 or in X:\S60 as it
> points to the same directory

In that case, because the project is already in a subversion working
copy, you need to Add not Import. Import is used for bringing data from
outside a working copy into SVN. Add is used within a working copy.

> - now after making a TSVN's Import for directory xxx in X:\S60 I
> want to start using it with TSVN
> - I can't make checkout for X\S60\xxx as it already contains stuff

If you Added the project folders, you would not need to checkout.

> so I end up deleting the whole directory (messing up TSVN) so I can
> make an empty directory and make checkout for that

So now you have done a checkout within a checkout. The parent directory
is trying to control child folders, but the child folders all have
independent links to the repository and aren't aware that there is a
parent above them.

HTH

Simon

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