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Re: CheckOut selected folders

From: Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2006-12-28 11:12:56 CET

Grace Go wrote:

> Say for ex here is my structure of my repository:
>
> \Project
>
> -Folder1
> Subfolder1
>
> -Folder2
> Subfolder2_1
> Subfolder2_2
> Subfolder2_3
>
>
> What I wanted to do is to select Folder1 and its subfolder and only
> subfolder2_2. When I select these folders and right click on it (using
> TortoiseSVN) and select CheckOUt, and point to c:\proj, it copies it to my
> WC (client) however the structure on my WC /client shows like this:
>
> \Proj
> -Folder1
> Subfolder1
> -Subfolder2_2
>
> How can I checkout so that if I select Folder2 it doesn't get Subfolder2_1
> and Subfolder2_3, coz I only want subfolder2_2 but it has to be on the same
> structure with that of the repository.. Is this possible?
>
> My WC should show this structure..
> C:\proj
> - Folder1
> -Subfolder1
> -Folder2
> -Subfolder2_2

If you don't want to check out subfolders, you have to check the
checkbox "Only check out the top folder" in the checkout dialog.
But you shouldn't do that if you want to keep working with that folder.
Subversion doesn't like 'incomplete' folders (yet). For example, as soon
as you update such a folder, all subfolders will get added again.

The Subversion team is working on this though...

Stefan

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