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Re: SVN metadata remover

From: Brad Stiles <bradstiles_at_bellsouth.net>
Date: 2007-09-21 15:38:46 CEST

Julien Nigay <killergege@gmail.com> wrote:

>>> It is sometimes useful to remove the .svn directories and contents
>>> out of a directory tree. It would be nice if TortoiseSVN gave us a
>>> menu pick for this.

>> If you have a working copy that you want to turn into a plain directory
>> for /R . %v in (.svn) do if exist %v rd %v /s/q

> You also can right click the working copy folder and drag it. When you
> release the button, choose "SVN Export to here" in the context menu.

True, but the OP was asking for a way to remove the admin directories from an existing directory tree.

The method you've suggested won't do that, but *will* create yet another copy of the source code on his disk; that one plus the two already present in the working copy from which the export was done.

Brad

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