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Re[2]: [TSVN] 1.2.2... sad story

From: Flex <flex_at_datecs.bg>
Date: 2005-09-03 13:25:44 CEST

Hi Stefan,

> Ok, I tried today to reproduce what you described here. I couldn't mess
> up my working copy at all. The only thing that was wrong was the error
> message shown by TSVN (that a file was modified, but instead it was
> unversioned). But that's all!
> So can you please give us a working recipe on how to reproduce this? My
> guess is that you either hit the wrong entry in the context menu
> somewhere in your steps or moved files just in explorer, without using
> the TSVN commands.

I backed up the rep and then checked out the whole project as it was just after I used the repbrowser to create the "Subproject1" folder and immediatelly selected all and tsvn moved the files to it. First error was funny - it said that "Project/trunk/Subproject1/.svn" has local modifications". The immediately after that "Working copy "Project/trunk/Subproject1/.svn" is missing or not locked. Please execute the "Cleanup" command." This amazed me because I was actually moving *to* this folder by selecting all except it and moving to it. The second time I tried it said that some other folder has local modifications, pressed yes, and got subfolder dublication i.e. "Project/trunk/_US" folder was moved as "Project/trunk/Subproject1/_US/_US". And all hell broke loose, I stopped the operation, there was no point in destroying it further :)

PS: I just noticed - I can see the hidden folders and I have selected the "Project/trunk/.svn" folder with the others. Maybe TSVN should pay special attention to those folders not making any operation with them?

I'll repeat the procedure - checkout - move agian with viewing hidden folders turned off and will report again.
Received on Sat Sep 3 12:26:30 2005

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