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Re: Bug reports / don't break locks by default

From: Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 1 Oct 2015 22:14:07 +0200

On 01.10.2015 20:30, Ben Fritz wrote:
>
>
> On Thu, Oct 1, 2015 at 11:16 AM, cpengr <cp.engr0_at_gmail.com
> <mailto:cp.engr0_at_gmail.com>> wrote:
> >
> > Also, we use svn locks here, so this has been bothersome for a while.
> I always unchecked that box, and I don't think I've ever seen it not be
> pre-checked since it was added, or since the cleanup dialog was revised
> (whichever came later).
>
> Is "break locks" here referring to the repository locks (i.e. created
> with "svn lock" command) or is it referring to the working-copy
> filesystem/database locks? I thought it was the latter.

It's the former.
But looking at the blame of the corresponding file: that option was
enabled unconditionally on dialog startup because without that option,
the cleanup often failed with confusing error messages.

/me wonders if that was only during the beta time or if that still
happens...

Stefan

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