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Re: Include/exclude paths for icon overlays don't work as documented

From: Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 22 Jun 2009 20:41:58 +0200

Robert Roessler wrote:
> Mike Dixon wrote:
>> ...
>> I also tested the drive type exclusion while I was at it, and that has
>> the same problem; if I set it up like this:
>> -drive types-
>> None.
>> -include-
>> E:\trunk*
>> -exclude-
>> (empty)
>> , it results in the same behavior: E:\trunk does not get overlays, but
>> its children do.
>> So I guess my question is: is this a bug or a feature? :) I'm assuming
>> it's a bug, but the help should be updated if this is intended behavior.
> My setup on a 1.6.2 nightly from last week is SIMILAR to yours (but not
> the same), and WORKS exactly as I expect.
> In terms of your filesystem, I would have
> drive types = none (like yours)
> include = e:\trunk\* (different)
> exclude = * (different)
> I have been using this setup for numerous releases to good effect - note
> that this should give overlays for E:\trunk itself as well as its
> children (but nowhere else in your entire filesystem).

There was a change so that the included drive types now have a lower
priority. The change was necessary so that included drive types could
still be excluded without ever even accessing them (performance problems
with network drives and flaky connections).

To include a folder, you have to specify

in the include list.


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