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Re: Move a folder to a new repository.

From: Simon Large <simon.tortoisesvn_at_googlemail.com>
Date: Tue, 17 Nov 2009 12:41:17 +0000

2009/11/17 Brendan Flanagan <brendan.flanagan_at_wegobeyond.co.uk>:
> I need to move a folder structure from one repository to another.  Just a
> quick question… does TSVN provide a way to move/copy a folder to a different
> working copy (essentially a different repository) – or do I have to use the
> command line svnadmin dump/load and svndumpfilter?
>
> I just want to make sure TSVN doesn’t have some hidden shift/control right
> click menu option that essentially does the same.

There is no client-side operation which will preserve history in a
cross repository move. If you want to migrate a folder with history
then you need the dump/filter/load cycle you mentioned. If you only
want the latest version of the file then you can simply copy it and
add it to the new repository.

Simon

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