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Re: SVN Cache prohibits removeable USB harddrives from being dismounted.

From: Peter McNab <mcnab_p_at_melbpc.org.au>
Date: 2005-11-03 01:46:19 CET

Thomas G. K. Larsen wrote:

>I've got a Maxtor One Touch external USB harddrive. Once I've
>attached the driver, I can not remove it properly by left
>clicking and asking Windows (Win2k SP4) to dismount the drive,
>unless I kill the SVN Cache process prior to doing so.
>There is no svn archive checkouts on the removeable hd. The
>cache should realize this and close all handles to the drive so
>that it can be dismounted correctly.
>Is there any way I can disable this cache? I've search through
>the manual, I can only find early references to a registry switch
>when you could turn it on while it was still undergoing tests. I
>often turn on my computer where I dont need SVN at all and then
>it annoys me that its chewing on my hd for no reason.
>Thomas Larsen.
Have you looked at :-
Settings - Icon Overlays
and ticked or un-ticked removeable drives?


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