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Re: Blame only shows 3 lines of garbage text.

From: Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 30 May 2014 18:18:39 +0200

On 30.05.2014 18:15, Royce Fessenden wrote:
> When I try to blame the attached file I get three lines. The first
> is: ÿþV, the next two are blank.
> I can use blame on some files and it works correctly. I've rebooted,
> downloaded latest version, and the problem remains. I get the same
> result not matter what range of revisions I select.
> All the files that do not work are exported form Access form and/or
> report objects, and are similar to the one attached. The files that
> work are also create by the same export tool but are from Code
> Modules or tables (XML text)
> Any suggestions for fixing this issue?

Blame only works with files encoded in ASCII or utf8. Your file is in
utf-16 encoded (two bytes per char).
Subversion treats those files usually as binary unless you change the
svn:mime-type property manually, or if the format changed after you've
added it.


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