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Re: Long path names...

From: Peter N. Lundblad <peter_at_famlundblad.se>
Date: 2005-05-29 22:33:23 CEST

On Sun, 29 May 2005, Nick Howell wrote:

> Windows XP. I don't have any trouble with long filenames using other
> programs; just Subversion. It's a /really/ long path; I didn't count it
> up, but I would guess it was at least 250 characters long. Perhaps the
> buffer Subversion uses for filenames isn't large enough?
>
Nope. The problem is that Windows doesn't support relative paths with more
thna 255 characters (or something). To solve this, we need to use
absolute paths everywhere.

One solution might be to check out the WC into a shorter path. I think it
is the total path length that's limited when the path isn't absolute.

Regards,
//Peter

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