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Re: 'svn cleanup' no workie

From: Garrett Rooney <rooneg_at_electricjellyfish.net>
Date: 2006-03-15 01:10:19 CET

On 3/14/06, Peter Yamamoto <yamamotop@page44.com> wrote:
> Note that the quotation (and hence answer) is out of context...
>
> I was not asking why there are .svn folders everywhere, I was asking why
> an update that changes one localized directory apparently causes every
> .svn folder to be touched/modified. Considering the repository can have
> tens of thousands of folders, that's quite a price to pay.

It's probably because you're doing an update at the top of the working
copy and thus svn is recursively locking (by placing lock files in the
.svn directories) the working copy as part of the update.

-garrett

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