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Re: Tortoise Update failing with ".svn/tmp directory may be missing or corrupt" on Windows 7

From: Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 04 Sep 2010 17:01:11 +0200

On 04.09.2010 16:49, Paul Beeston wrote:
> Hi,
> I had Tortoise SVN running fine with my previous XP O/S. I backed up the respository, installed Windows 7 (32bit) reinstalled SVN (1.6.12), imported the repository, installed the new version of Tortoise (1.6.10) with no problems. Now when I do a file comparision Tortoise is working okay, the problem I am having is when I try to Clean Up, Update or Commit any file I get the messages:
>
> Your .svn/tmp directory may be missing or corrupt; run 'svn cleanup' and try again
> Can't open file
> 'XXXXXX\.svn\tmp\entries': The
> system cannot find the path specified.
>
> I have already tried:
> 1) installing Tortoise again (in repair mode) as per the installation instructions.
> 2) installing Windows hotfixes KB954430 and KB973688
> 3) changing permissions on the folder containing the files being commited.
>
> None of the above have fixed the error.
> Any assistance gratefully received!

Have a look at this, maybe it will help:
http://subversion.wandisco.com/blogs/windows-7-bogus-errorfilecorrupt-error-.html

Stefan

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