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Re: Bug report

From: Simon Large <simon.tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 23 Feb 2013 21:02:47 +0000

On 23 February 2013 16:59, Joshua Johnston <arceus545_at_yahoo.com> wrote:
> Version:
> OS: Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit
> Bug: If the SVN Update window crashes or otherwise closes before the process
> finishes, occasionally the files may be locked permanantly. Break Lock and
> Release Lock both report there is nothing locked, but SVN Update reports the
> Working Copy is locked.

TSVN->Cleanup is the command you want. The term "Lock" us confusing, see here:

> Errors:
> Command: Update
> Error: Working copy 'C:\Program Files
> Error:
> (x86)\Steam\steamapps\arceus545\garrysmod\garrysmod\addons\cap_resources'
> Error: locked.
> Error: 'C:\Program Files
> Error:
> (x86)\Steam\steamapps\arceus545\garrysmod\garrysmod\addons\cap_resources' is
> Error: already locked.
> Completed!
> Window title changes to "Update Failed!" and text at bottom of window reads
> "The operation failed".

Normally that would tell you to run Cleanup. I'm surprised it didn't.

> Steps to reproduce: Attempt to close the update/checkout window before the
> operation completes. The Cancel button occasionally works for this, but the
> X in the upper right has a much higher chance. Chance also rises if this is
> attempted before the window starts showing activity of updated files.

I just get User Cancelled if I do that.

> Known fixes: Deleting and redownloading the repository. This is a problem
> when the repository is quite large.

I think you mean the working copy.

Out of interest, why are you checking out into Program Files? That
folder is normally protected.


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