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Re: Search for a file name (pattern) in svn repository (not in checked-out directories)

From: Simon Large <simon.tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 15 May 2012 14:32:59 +0100

On 15 May 2012 11:24, Arun Jain <akj84_at_live.com> wrote:
> How do you search for a file or folder in the SVN repository using TSVN.
>
> I know one of the way, is - Show Log and search from there. But that's for already checked-out files.
>
> But I want to be able to search in the repository. (without checking-out in local)
>
> For example,
> I want to search for all files matching a pattern (regex) like "*blueprint*.doc" in some path of the repository (say svn.test.com/branches/docs), I don't want to checkout each and every file and directory under that path just for searching purpose.
>
> So how do I search the repository directly ?

As far as I know you can't. There is no server API that would allow
TortoiseSVN or any other client to do that.

Simon

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