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Re: Link support on Windows

From: Gustavo Guerra <gmcg_at_acm.org>
Date: 2004-08-18 13:25:15 CEST

Good idea
Thanks

"Rob Oxspring" <roxspring@imapmail.org> wrote in message
news:41227E3C.4040005@imapmail.org...
> As a work around to this case why not switch the junction around? i.e.
> have C:\inetpub\wwwroot\B be a junction pointing at C:\A\B. That way the
> working copy at C:\A should be perfectly useable.
>
> Just a thought,
>
> Rob
>
> Gustavo Guerra wrote:
>> Maybe I'll explain better what I want
>>
>> I have folder c:\A under subversion /A
>> Then I have c:\inetpub\wwwroot\B under /A/B
>> Then I have a junction from C:\A\B pointing to c:\inetpub\wwwroot\B
>> If I'm in explorer in C:\A\B and try to do something with TortoiseSVN, I
>> get error message "Symbolic links are not supported on this platform", I
>> have to go trough the real path c:\inetpub\wwwroot\B. That's really
>> anoying.
>>
>> Regards
>> Gustavo Guerra
>>
>> "Gustavo Guerra" <gmcg@acm.org> wrote in message
>> news:cftqui$t30$1@sea.gmane.org...
>>
>>>I just discovered in by a TortoiseSVN error message that Subversion
>>>doesn't support symbolic links on windows. (I'm using Subversion 1.1 RC2
>>>and TortoiseSVN 1.1 RC1).
>>>
>>>Is this feature planned for future? How long till that?
>>>
>>>Regards
>>>Gustavo Guerra
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
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