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Re: Non-Recursive Directory Delete

From: Daniel Becroft <djcbecroft_at_gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 29 Dec 2009 15:53:52 +1000

On Fri, Dec 18, 2009 at 2:33 PM, Daniel Becroft <djcbecroft_at_gmail.com>wrote:

> Hi,
> I've got the following working copy with the a status (reported via 'svn
> status') as follows:
> M c
> A c\kappa.doc
> D c\d
> D c\d\gamma.txt
> D c\d\alpha.txt
> D c\d\beta.txt
> A c\mu.doc
> NOTE: 'c' has a property modification to 'svn:ignore'
> Through TSVN, I can successfully commit the entire set of changes for 'c'
> and its children. Similarly, I can also commit just the delete of 'c\d' and
> the property change to 'c' separately.
> However, if I elect to commit both the property change to 'c', and the
> deletion of 'd' (excluding the c\kappa.doc and c\mu.doc files), then TSVN
> gives me the following error:
> -----------------------
> Cannot non-recursively commit a directory deletion of a directory with
> child nodes
> To commit recursively and work around this error,
> make sure that all child items of a checked folder
> are also checked in the commit dialog.
> Otherwise, TortoiseSVN must do a non-recursive commit
> which does not allow directory deletion.
> -----------------------
> I can successfully commit this combination of files using the SVN
> command-line client. Using the new 'commit labels' in the nightly builds,
> I'm using the 1.6.99 (build 18021) nightly build, but we originally found
> the issue under TSVN 1.6.5.

Just wondering if someone can confirm whether this is intended behaviour, or
if this is a bug?

Daniel B.


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