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RE: Unable to revert missing directory in TortoiseSVN 1.7 beta 2

From: Stefan Pendl <stefan.pendl.71_at_gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 17 Aug 2011 12:21:37 +0200

> It seems that TortoiseSVN is unable to revert a missing directory, at
> least I cannot select that option in the "Check for modifications"
> dialog.
> Steps to repeat (using Cygwin bash, but collabnet svn exe is in path)
> mkdir repo
> svnadmin.exe create repo
> svn checkout file:///D:/svntest/repo wc
> cd wc
> mkdir foo
> touch foo/bar
> svn add foo
> svn commit -m ""
> rm -rf foo/
> Then open the "Check for modifications" dialog on that directory -
> TortoiseSVN 1.7 beta does not let you revert foo.
> TortoiseSVN lets me select foo/bar for reversion, but that breaks the
> working copy. As this separate issue is also reproducible using the
> command line client, I sent a separate mail to the subversion list.

I have always found the reverting a remove not done through SVN can only be done through an update of the WC.
The only way to restore is by downloading from the server.

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Received on 2011-08-17 12:21:40 CEST

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