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RE: Include / Exclude Path woes Was: TSVNCache and Handles on USB Dri ve

From: Lübbe Onken <l.onken_at_rac.de>
Date: 2006-12-12 09:06:46 CET

Hi Gavin,

You wrote:
> Quoth Stefan Küng:
>> You're including all files below c:\delphi, but not c:\delphi itself.
>>
>> Use:
>> Include: C:\Delphi\* (newline) c:\Delphi
>
> Surely C:\Delphi on its own (no backslash) is enough to not cache the
> folder itself or anything below that?

Thats what I would have expected too. I wonder why I have to add a '*' to a
path to in-/exclude sub paths. Since I don't understand for what it is for,
I play heretic and doubt its necessity:
- What is the original reason for this?
- Isn't this too complicated?
- Is it necessary?
- Do we need the '*' to achieve anything that we can't achieve without it?

"Exclude C:\" -> Exclude the C: drive and all its folders
"Include C:\Delphi" -> Include C:\Delphi and all its versioned subfolders.

What does the '*' give me on top of that?

Cheers
- Lübbe

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