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Re: Failed copy of working copy to server - out of date?

From: Ben Collins-Sussman <sussman_at_collab.net>
Date: 2004-06-09 03:38:15 CEST

On Tue, 2004-06-08 at 19:32, Chris Wein wrote:

> svn copy software svn://repos/users/cwein/branches/mybranch
> I get a commit failed, out of date error on a file deep inside the
> software hiearchy. I have modified this file but it no one has checked
> in an updated version on the trunk and I know that I am based on the
> last modified version. Even if an updated version exists, what prevents
> me from copying to a private area?
> What restrictions exist to performing this type of operation?

Read the end of chapter 2, "the limitations of mixed revisions." That
will answer your questions directly, and explain restrictions.

Otherwise, can you show us the output of 'svn status', followed by the
exact output of the failed copy command?

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Received on Wed Jun 9 03:41:29 2004

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