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RE: SVN cleanup

From: Wayne Johnson <wayne_at_zk.com>
Date: Mon, 6 Aug 2012 15:46:52 -0700

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>From: Rafael Luik [mailto:rluik_at_ymail.com]
>Sent: Thursday, August 02, 2012 3:09 PM
>To: users_at_tortoisesvn.tigris.org
>Subject: SVN cleanup
>"Our files are fine, there's about 300 MB in total. But in the
>main folder there's one called ".svn" which is occupying 2 GB
>of my disc. Inside tat folder there's one called "pristine"
>with a lot of random numbered folders and files."
>After performing an SVN cleanup the folder is about 250 MB.
>Can I select more things in this dialog safely? Please look
>at the attached image.

There was no image attached but I don't think it's needed. You should *NOT* delete any files inside the .svn folder. The stuff in that folder is used by Subversion to keep track of your working copy and should only be modified by Subversion.

>Also, is there a way to prevent this folder from increasing
>in size?

I don't believe there is.



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