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

Re: Multiple version conflicts... advice needed

From: Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 09 Apr 2009 07:20:25 +0200

Kate D wrote:
> I'm facing a bunch of version issues and need some advice on what to
> do. My svn respositories are on a linux server that is running two
> versions of svn. The svn under /usr/bin is version 1.4.6 (r28521).
> Version 1.6.0 (r36650)is also installed at location /uns/bin/svn, but
> is currently unsupported.
>
> I want to access my repository from my XP laptop. Currently, under
> Cygwin, the most recent version of svn that I can find is version
> version 1.5.6 (r36142). My version of TortoiseSVN is running 1.6.0.
>
> I'm guessing that I can just go back and install an earlier version
> of svn on Cygwin or install an earlier build of TSVN, but are there
> other options?

All Subversion clients accessing the same working copy must be of the
same svn lib version (e.g., all from 1.5.x or 1.6.x). There's no way
around that.

But: never, ever use the cygwin svn client with any other native Windows
client on the same working copy!
Cygwin emulates Linux, and working copies must not be shared between
different OSes.

Stefan

-- 
       ___
  oo  // \\      "De Chelonian Mobile"
 (_,\/ \_/ \     TortoiseSVN
   \ \_/_\_/>    The coolest Interface to (Sub)Version Control
   /_/   \_\     http://tortoisesvn.net
------------------------------------------------------
http://tortoisesvn.tigris.org/ds/viewMessage.do?dsForumId=4061&dsMessageId=1608855
To unsubscribe from this discussion, e-mail: [users-unsubscribe_at_tortoisesvn.tigris.org].

Received on 2009-04-09 07:20:53 CEST

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