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Re: Cannot edit configuration file

From: Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2006-06-20 10:18:17 CEST

On 6/20/06, Axelle Apvrille <axelle_apvrille@yahoo.fr> wrote:
> This bug occurs with the latest TortoiseCVS version
> (TortoiseSVN 1.3.5, Build 6804 - 32 Bit).
> When I do : right click on a SVN file / TortoiseSVN /
> Settings, in General:
> Edit the configuration file (edit button), I get an
> error dialog box saying:
> Can't open file "%L" "C:\Documents and
> Settings\myname\ApplicationData\Subversion\config"
> Syntaxe du nom de fichier, de répertoire ou de volume
> incorrecte
> (in English: bad file, directory or volume syntax).
> A C:\Documents and
> Settings\myname\ApplicationData\Subversion\config file
> does exist on my machine, but as you may notice, it's
> the prefix "%L" that probably causes the problem.
> The result is I can't modify my configuration file.

Seems you have a custom 'default' editor set in your system. And a bad
one at that. It uses "%L" instead of "%1" as all other editors to
specify the file they should load.

Set up another default editor and you're good to go.


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