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Re: Strange behavior while checking out

From: Alexander Thomas <alexander_at_collab.net>
Date: Thu, 09 Jul 2015 09:29:59 +0530

On 07/08/2015 11:56 PM, Stefan Küng wrote:
> On 08.07.2015 08:30, Alexander Thomas wrote:
>> One of our customer is facing a strange behavior with checkouts, using
>> TSVN 1.7.x version.
>>
>> Immediately after a fresh checkout WC folder overlay shown as modified
>> with random two files deleted. If I try to commit, a dialog box is
>> thrown at me saying two files are missing. But if I do an update,
>> missing files are checked out and WC status changes to OK.
>>
>> I was able to consistently reproduce this behavior on two different
>> machines and the missing files vary from checkout to checkout even with
>> the latest version of TSVN.
>>
>> This behavior is only with the TSVN client, with SVN cmdline client
>> everything works as expected.
>
> First: version 1.7.x is very old. Your customer should update soon.
>

We tried even with the latest version.

> Since missing files are different for different checkouts, I assume that
> it's a virus scanner that's interfering with the checkout. If the virus
> scanner has the file open and svn tries to write copy over the temp file
> where it gathered the data during checkout, the file will be missing.
> And yes: virus scanners behave differently for UI processes than for
> console processes.
>

I already tried disabling virus scanner or any similar type of services,
still behavior is broken. BTW, if virus scanner is the problem, then how
come SVN cmdline client worked?

-AT

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