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Re: 1.5.0 Icon issues

From: Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 25 Jun 2008 19:46:15 +0200

Stevosimpson wrote:
> Hi,
> I've been using 1.5.0 for a couple of hours so far and everything
> seemed fine while I was committing changes to an already existing
> working copy.
> However, I just tried to checkout a folder, say "repo1/Project/trunk/"
> to the folder "C:\Working\Project\trunk\". Now what I would expect is
> that the "trunk" folder would have an icon on it, showing that it is a
> working copy. However, what happens is that the "Project" folder gets
> the icon and "trunk" didn't.
> Now, I deleted the folder and attempted to checkout again, however,
> this time I created the Project folder through explorer - the icon re-
> appeared! The Project folder is still empty, there are no .svn
> directories and files under it.
> I tried again checking out a completely different project - this time
> the icon showed on the correct folder. I then decided to delete the
> folder, and recreate it, again through explorer. Once again the icon
> re-appeared.
> Finally, I tried uninstalling Tortoise. The icons vanished as
> expected. However, after re-installing, they have re-appeared! I
> believe the first issue above was due to the fact I previously had the
> folder checked out to the "Project" directory, instead of "Project/
> trunk".
> Am I missing a feature, or is this a bug? Surely after uninstalling
> and reinstalling this should not happen?

If you have uninstalled TSVN and re-installed it and you still get the
overlays, then there have to be hidden .svn folders inside that folder.
Otherwise you can't get overlays. Of course this assumes that you
restarted after reinstallling TSVN.


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Received on 2008-06-25 19:46:38 CEST

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