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

Issue with Junction and SubWCRev on Windows XP SP3

From: Kris Modrak <kris.modrak_at_locatacorp.com>
Date: Tue, 29 Sep 2009 16:56:28 +1000

I have noticed an issue where SubWCRev doesn't recognise junctions
(http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/sysinternals/bb896768.aspx) as working


However, svn command line client happily recognises junctions as working
copies (see below).


I came across a post on the mailing list claiming that suggests that
subversion doesn't support *symlinks* on Windows XP
1102822&orderBy=createDate&orderType=desc). This no longer seems to be the


I'm using TortoiseSVN 1.6.5, Build 16974 - 32 Bit , 2009/08/20 08:13:46.



$ SubWCRev .

SubWCRev .

SubWCRev : 'c:\build' is not a working copy



$ svn info

svn info

Path: .

URL: http://subversion.company.com/code/branches/v3r5

Repository Root: http://subversion. company.com

Repository UUID: c48e6c2e-be06-0410-91ba-c368d518e742

Revision: 5446

Node Kind: directory

Schedule: normal



And here is the junction related information



$ C:/junction .

C:/junction .


Junction v1.05 - Windows junction creator and reparse point viewer

Copyright (C) 2000-2007 Mark Russinovich

Systems Internals - http://www.sysinternals.com


c:\build\code: JUNCTION

   Substitute Name: c:\working\code\v3r5


To unsubscribe from this discussion, e-mail: [users-unsubscribe_at_tortoisesvn.tigris.org].
Received on 2009-09-29 08:58:56 CEST

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

This site is subject to the Apache Privacy Policy and the Apache Public Forum Archive Policy.