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Re: Externals to another repository doesn

From: Stefan Küng <tortoisesvn_at_gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 25 Feb 2017 15:06:37 +0100

On 24.02.2017 08:46, Jozef Krajcik wrote:
> I use version:1.9.5, Build 27581.
> I made external in repo browser to another repository. During check out of project I have got error:
> Unsupported external: URL of file external
> "http://repo.local/svn/repo1/test1/trunk/test.h is not in the repository http://repo.local/svn/repo2/test2/trunk/".
> What is a reason for this error? I read here: "https://tortoisesvn.net/docs/release/TortoiseSVN_en/tsvn-dug-externals.html" the manual an it is not supported till version 1.6 but should be supported in above versions.

file externals must point to the same repository. They can't point to
another repository.

"... File externals cannot refer to files from other repositories. A
file external's URL must always be in the same repository as the URL
that the file external will be inserted into."


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