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Re: Checkout using a path

From: Rainer Müller <mueller_rainer_at_gmx.de>
Date: 2005-10-31 15:51:33 CET

Stefan Küng wrote:
> Rainer Müller wrote:
>> This error message is rather confusing and I don't understand it. I
>> never tried
>> to use "F:\SVN\Foo" as working copy, so what does Subversion want to
>> tell me?
> That's a subversion error, not TSVN's. So we can't really change it.

Okay, but on the commandline:

F:\src\Foo>svn co F:\SVN\Foo .
svn: 'F:/SVN/Foo' does not appear to be a URL

Is this worth to report on the Subversion mailing list?

> It does so if you use the "..." button. That's ok. But changing text
> that you *entered* in the box automatically is like telling the user
> "sorry, I know better than you what to do, so I just ignore you".

I see. And because also the svn cli does not work with paths, accepting only
URLs seems to be the better solution.


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