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Re: New URL

From: Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 05 Aug 2009 20:17:07 +0200

On 05.08.2009 20:11, Andy Levy wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 5, 2009 at 14:08, Stefan Küng<tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com> wrote:
>> On 05.08.2009 20:06, Andy Levy wrote:
>>> On Wed, Aug 5, 2009 at 13:42, Chris Curra<chris_at_perpetualfxcreative.net> wrote:
>>>> Hey guys,
>>>> We are currently using CVS Dude as our online repository holder and they
>>>> have made some upgrades to our account. In doing so they have changed the
>>>> name of our repository url. I have local folders checked out on my computer
>>>> under the old url. Is there any way I can switch without skipping a beat? Or
>>>> do I have to do a fresh check out?
>>> Right click your WC
>>> TortioseSVN -> Switch
>> Sorry, do not use Switch. Use
>> TortoiseSVN->Relocate
>> instead.
> <venting>
> This is the single most confusing aspect of Subversion (not TSVN,
> Subversion as a whole) for me. This really ought to have been designed
> as one command and let the software figure out what needs to be done.
> </venting>

Well, the command line client has the command
$ svn switch --relocate
for this, but in the library these are two completely different APIs.
So it's not just confusing for users, it's also confusing for programmers :)


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