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Re: Problems adding and committing linkd-ed folders

From: Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 10 Jun 2009 19:02:09 +0200

Ignacio G. T. wrote:

> If I do that (for add), from a fresh starting point, it says:
>
> Command Add Added C:\My\Project\AccessPoint Error
> 'C:\My\Project\AccessPoint' is already under version control Finished
>
>
> and C:\My\Project\AccessPoint gets the property:
>
> svn:special (Value = *)
>
> and the Subversion part of the Windows Properties window for
> C:\My\Project\AccessPoint displays the following curious fields:
>
> URL : //path/to/repository/My/Project/Access/Point
>
> Text Status: obstructed
>
> and C:\My\Project\AccessPoint is not added, and D:\Separate\Folder
> does not content an .svn folder
>
> On the other hand, I cannot add D:\Separate\Folder directly from
> there, as Tortoise does not see that it's linked to
> C:\My\Project\AccessPoint (the context menus does not provide the add
> entry)

All I can tell you is that the svn lib doesn't handle windows junctions
and links (links, not shortcuts) not very well. It works in some
situations, but in most it does not.

Stefan

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