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Re: Registry key ConfigDir doesn't work

From: Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 14 Jul 2008 20:07:53 +0200

Karsonito wrote:
> When I set HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\TortoiseSVN\ConfigDir key
> TortoiseSVN still uses %AppData%\Subversion.
> I moved files from %AppData%\Subversion in other place. Then I set
> registry key. When I start TortoiseSVN and ones created %AppData%
> \Subversion again.
> When I monitor file operations with FileMon I see TortoiseSVN activity
> in specified directory (ConfigDir), but it still creates %AppData%
> \Subversion.

That's expected: you can only specify another config file to use, but
the original one is still used (the one you specify can override the
original one, but all options you did not specify in your custom config
file are read from the original location).

Stefan

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Received on 2008-07-14 20:08:14 CEST

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