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Re: Comitting multiple directories

From: Ben Collins-Sussman <sussman_at_collab.net>
Date: 2005-02-18 23:48:10 CET

On Feb 18, 2005, at 7:31 AM, Bernardo Arlandis Maņķ wrote:

> Hi.
> I'm new to this list. I've started using svn and found it very easy to
> use, just one thing that I can't figure out.
> I check out two directories from the same repository in a non-svn
> directory. When I make modifications to both directories I'd like to
> commit them in one atomic operation, doing: svn commit dir1 dir2
> but it complains that the parent directory isn't a working directory.
> How could I do that?

You can't do it. It used to work, but then we changed the code for
other reasons, and this was one of the casualties. It will be fixed
someday, I suspect, in a more generalized way... so that 'svn commit A
B C D...' would group the targets by repository UUID, and do a series
of grouped atomic commits, 1 for each repository. That's the eventual

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