[svn.haxx.se] · SVN Dev · SVN Users · SVN Org · TSVN Dev · TSVN Users · Subclipse Dev · Subclipse Users · this month's index

Re: Strange Bombing..

From: Jon Hardcastle <jd_hardcastle_at_yahoo.com>
Date: Tue, 26 Feb 2008 13:08:53 +0000 (GMT)

--- Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com> wrote:

> Jon Hardcastle wrote:
> > Hello,
> >
> > One of the users of Tortoise SVN here is getting a
> > strange problem. They initially noticed when they
> did
> > a checkout of some documents. Tortoise would get
> not
> > very far into it and just bomb leaving a part
> > repository that can't be 'cleaned up'.
> What do you mean with "bomb"?
> Does it crash/segfault or show an error?
> If it shows an error, what does the error tell?
> (please the *exact*
> error message).
> > He narrowed it down to 1 particular directory,
> > containing just 1 word document. Every time an
> attempt
> > is made from his machine to check this out it
> bombs.
> > Works on my machine fine though.
> Word documents usually are scanned by virus scanners
> on-the-fly. I
> wouldn't be surprised at all if your virus scanner
> would interfere with
> svn here and cause the problems.
> Stefan

My thoughts took me down this line also as i tried
svn.exe and that bombed too.

Turned out to be a 'family safe filter' that was doing

as the file was called 'CompendiaFuncSpec.doc' i think
it might be a tad over zealous!

N: Jon Hardcastle
E: Jon_at_eHardcastle.com
'The writing is on the wall...'

To unsubscribe, e-mail: users-unsubscribe_at_tortoisesvn.tigris.org
For additional commands, e-mail: users-help_at_tortoisesvn.tigris.org
Received on 2008-02-26 14:09:21 CET

This is an archived mail posted to the TortoiseSVN Users mailing list.

This site is subject to the Apache Privacy Policy and the Apache Public Forum Archive Policy.