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AW: Setting property on non-local target

From: Felix Gilcher <gilcher_at_exozet.com>
Date: 2005-06-17 12:54:08 CEST


> -----Ursprüngliche Nachricht-----
> Von: Lutz Frommberger [mailto:lutz@informatik.uni-bremen.de]
> Gesendet: Freitag, 17. Juni 2005 12:40
> An: users@subversion.tigris.org
> Betreff: Setting property on non-local target
> Hi,
> my command line client says
> $ LANG="C" svn propset property "text" URL
> svn: Setting property on non-local target 'URL' not yet supported
> $ svn --version
> svn, Version 1.1.4 (r13838)
> Any idea when this will be supported? It's an important feature here:
> setting a property in the main directory of the repository is
> impossible
> for large projects with many branches and tags otherwise.

Have you tried the "-N [--non-recursive]" switch for svn checkout? This gives you only the main directory and its entries, so the checkout should be fairly small (unless you have thousands of files in the main directory). Then you can set the property and commit. However, this won't be of any help if you want to set the property recursively...

> Are there any other clients supporting this?

As far as I know, this is a server limitation.

> regards,
> --
> Lutz Frommberger
> SFB/TR 8 Spatial Cognition - Project R3-[Q-Shape]
> Cognitive Systems Research Group, Universität Bremen
> http://www.cosy.informatik.uni-bremen.de/staff/lutz/



Felix Gilcher
it developer
Exozet Berlin GmbH
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