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Re: Tortoise SVN, Please direct me

From: Simon Large <simon.tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 10 May 2012 22:21:31 +0100

On 10 May 2012 22:06, Clint <Clint.2012_at_clintdanbury.com> wrote:
> "...Why are you deleting versioned files and why do you want to hide
> that fact?..."
>
> Good question.
>
> The reason is for neatness and order. I changed my text editor so
> that it will store the *.BAK files in a different subdirectory.
>
> The *.BAK files serve a completely different (and potentially harmful)
> purpose from the versioned SVN stuff.
>
> It's not so much that I want to "hide the fact" as much as it is that
> I want to clarify and focus my attention on the real files now that I
> have changed the organization of the *.BAK files.

But why are you versioning your backup files in the first place? If
you don't want them to be versioned then you need to svn-delete them
to get them out of the repository. You might also want to add them to
the ignore list so they don't get added again.

Simon

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