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Re: File status icon not correct in Windows 7 with TortoiseSVN-

From: Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 5 Dec 2012 13:28:44 +0100

On Wed, Dec 5, 2012 at 6:01 AM, Guy Zolman <zolguy_at_hotmail.com> wrote:

> Apart from problems with some icons not showing at all, (e.g, the
> unversioned and ignored icons do not appear - I checked the registry for
> the entries in

Before going to the registry, why not have a look at the options in the
settings dialog? Wouldn't that be easier? And more obvious?
Settings dialog->Icon Overlays->Overlay Handlers
only what's checked there is used.

> HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\​SOFTWARE\Microsoft​Windows\CurrentVer​sion\Explorer\Shel​lIconOverlayIdentifi​ers
> and they are all there, so that is not the problem. No other applications
> are listed) another problem I am facing with TortoiseSVN-
> (Windows 7 Enterprise, SP1) is that the file status icon is not update even
> after explicit "update"ing and the notification "Completed: At revision:
> XXX" message. I still get the exclamation mark icon.
> I need to manually delete the file and update the folder again to get the
> status right

Updating does not get rid of a local modification. If it would, nobody
would even consider using Subversion.

maybe it's not TSVN that's (as you said) "a piece of crap" but a certain
user not knowing the very basics of SVN?
just a thought...


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