# Re: SVN Checkout issue

From: Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 12 Sep 2008 16:25:34 +0200

Sherwin Ricaforte wrote:
> Hello Sirs,
>
> I have encountered this bug while doing some checkout:
> /In directory '<dir>\core\modules\whiteboard'
> Can't open file
> '<dir>\core\modules\whiteboard\.svn\tmp\text-base\whiteboard.class.php.svn-base':
>
> The system cannot find the file specified./

> I tried searching it on the FAQ page and issue tracker but didn't found
> any similar issues to this.
>
> When I tried updating the folder, I got this error:
> /Working copy '<dir>\core\modules\whiteboard' locked
> Please execute the "Cleanup" command./
>
> I did the cleanup command and I got this error:
> /Cleanup failed to process the following paths:
> - <dir>\core\modules\whiteboard/
>
> I don't know if it is our error or the tortoise svn. BTW, the core
> folder is an external folder meaning it isn't located in the exact
> folder in the repo so I can't check if this FAQ
> <http://tortoisesvn.net/node/167> applies to this error.

there are two files or folders which only differ in case but have the
same name otherwise.
You can use the repository browser for that since you can't check it out.

Stefan

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