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Re: Endless crawling

From: Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2006-09-09 22:27:56 CEST

Sven Brueggemann wrote:
> Hello,
> Stefan Küng wrote:
>> Sven Brueggemann wrote:
>>> Stefan Küng wrote:
>>>>> When I navigate to this WC in an Open File dialog, I'm unable to
>>>>> select a file since the view is refreshed constantly.
>> Does it happen with all applications and their File-Open dialogs or
>> just this one application? Try with e.g. Notepad.
> In all applications.

So it's really a big problem.

>>>> Are there any special statuses on the files in that working copy?
>>>> Property changes? Conflicts? Locked files?
>>> Neither. There were two locked files until noon, but they are
>>> committed now.
>> I guess that means the endless crawling happens even after the
>> locked status is gone now?
> Yes.
> I took a copy of the WC with me and can reproduce this behaviour
> with 7378 here at home.
> The WC has about 9000 files in about 200 directories. The total size
> is (with .svn dirs) about 0.5GB. The layout consists of a "master"
> WC with common files and 18 project WC nested within the master WC:
> d:\master
> d:\master\common1
> d:\master\aproject
> d:\master\common2
> d:\master\anotherproject
> ...
> The flickering only occurs inside "master" itself, not inside
> the nested WCs or the subdirs of "master". Other WCs with the
> same layout do not show the problem.
> In total there are 8 modified files, 3 added and 14 not-ignored
> unversioned files. What else do you need to know to track this
> down?

Can you maybe try to reduce the size of the working copy while still
keeping the flickering? Try to delete files and folders from the wc
until it stops flickering. If you can reduce the wc size to a reasonable
size, I'd like to have a copy of it to reproduce the problem.


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