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Re: Exclude specific folders at update?

From: Lübbe Onken <luebbe.tortoisesvn_at_googlemail.com>
Date: Tue, 20 Oct 2009 08:05:54 +0200

Hi Peter,

you wrote:
> Hi,
> I have the problem that I have different types of users at different
> locations in the world.
> Basically developers situated on the same location as the SVN repo and
> sales people on the other side of the world.
> These two groups are using the same repo but e.g. sales are not
> interested in source code etc and are complaining that the update
> takes up too much bandwidth.
> Is there a possibility to individually for different users exclude
> specific folders from update?

Yes, if you checkout a so called "sparse working copy". See
This way you can checkout selected folders and a later update will only
update these and not checkout the rest of the repo.

- Lübbe

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