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Re: Repo-Browser 1.5.5 - copy to

From: Andy Levy <andy.levy_at_gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 30 Oct 2008 08:38:46 -0400

On Thu, Oct 30, 2008 at 06:44, dyrathror <dyrathror_at_googlemail.com> wrote:
> That would include that I loose the history for all the copied files :
> (
> Is there no other way?

You can use svnadmin dump & svndumpfilter to extract just the paths
you want, then svnadmin load that dumpfile into a new repository.

That's really a more appropriate discussion on the Subversion Users
mailing list, as TSVN doesn't include this functionality; it requires
filesystem access to the repository, among other things.

>
> On 30 Okt., 17:35, "Simon Large" <simon.tortoise..._at_googlemail.com>
> wrote:
>> 2008/10/30 dyrathror <dyrath..._at_googlemail.com>:
>>
>> > Hi all,
>>
>> > I wanted to copy a part of a repository into another repository and
>> > tried to do so using the 'copy to' functionality.
>>
>> > I got the error message: Unable to open an ra_local session to URL.
>> > Unable to open repository 'file:///R:/svn'.
>> > The target repository should be 'file:///R:/svn/customers' but it
>> > didn't take the name. It's no difference if I add the directory which
>> > I want to copy to the URL or not.
>>
>> > I'm using Vista and TortoiseSVN 1.5.5 and I would like to know if this
>> > occurs due to my configuration or if it might be a bug?
>>
>> > Any suggestions are appreciated!
>>
>> You cannot copy between repositories, only with the same repository.
>> You need to export from the first repo into a directory, and then
>> import that directory into the second repo.
>>
>> Simon
>>
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