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Re: Committing a directory property alone is impossible?

From: <Mathias.Weinert_at_gfa-net.de>
Date: 2006-02-23 13:33:21 CET

Jens Seidel <jensseidel@users.sf.net> wrote:

> Hi,
>
> I need a way to commit (or diff, ...) a changed svn:ignore property on a
> directory. The problem is that "svn ci ." commits all files in the
> directory, not only the property. Even using ci option --non-recursive
to
> avoid recursion doesn't help if there are other changed files in the
working
> copy.
>
> There is no "svn ci --non-recursive --prop-only svn:ignore" command,
right?

Not as far as I know.

>
> The current solution is to always rename modified files before the
commit and
> after it I rename the files back. This is very ugly!
> I know I can do this in a new, unchanged working copy as well, but ...
>
> Related mails I found do not answer this:
> http://svn.haxx.se/users/archive-2004-12/0294.shtml (thread)
> http://svn.haxx.se/users/archive-2004-12/0458.shtml (single mail)
> http://svn.haxx.se/users/archive-2004-12/0594.shtml
>
> Any idea?
>

You could go to the parent directory and then say
svn ci <dirname> -N

Mathias

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