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Re: converting a CVS working directory to SVN

From: Paul Koning <pkoning_at_equallogic.com>
Date: 2005-09-26 20:03:48 CEST

>>>>> "Ryan" == Ryan Schmidt <subversion-2005@ryandesign.com> writes:

 Ryan> On Sep 26, 2005, at 18:11, Paul Koning wrote:
>> I'm feeling rather foolish that I can't find this, but... I
>> remember a description somewhere that shows how to take a user's
>> CVS working directory (possibly with changes in it) and turn it
>> into a SVN working directory (with the not yet checked in
>> modifications preserved). But it's not as simple as just saying
>> "svn co".
>> Did I dream this or is it real? If real, how is it done?

 Ryan> You're right, it was asked before:

 Ryan> http://svn.haxx.se/users/archive-2005-08/0811.shtml

 Ryan> The way to do it was explained here:

 Ryan> http://svn.haxx.se/users/archive-2005-08/0820.shtml


So in fact I *was* dreaming, because I dreamt of something far
simpler. :-)

Would it make sense for "svn update" to do this, perhaps with a
switch? Or is this a sufficiently obscure need that the manual way,
or perhaps that way plus a bit of script magic, is "good enough"?


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