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Re: Change repository information of checked out working copy

From: <johann.petrak_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2006-03-31 15:42:11 CEST

The problem with this is that the working copy is quite large and contains a
lot of additional files that are not
subversion managed (IDE project management files and others). So the
likelihood of making a mistake here is quite big.

So there is no built-in recommended method to do this?

I guess I will give hacking the entries file a try ... :)

On 3/31/06, Nico Kadel-Garcia <nkadel@comcast.net> wrote:
> Don't. Check out a fresh copy, and copy all your non-.svn directory files
> on top of the repository much like you were doing an update of a vendor
> tarball tag. Then do an "svn status" and "svn diff" to make sure your
> changes are what you think they are, and work with that.
> ----- Original Message -----
> *From:* johann.petrak@gmail.com
> *To:* users@subversion.tigris.org
> *Sent:* Friday, March 31, 2006 8:11 AM
> *Subject:* Change repository information of checked out working copy
> I have a checked out working copy but the repository URL has been changed.
> How can I make the working copy aware of the changed repository location?
> It seems this is stored in the "entries" file withing the .svn directory
> but
> I am reluctant to touch anything there ...
> Johann
Received on Fri Mar 31 15:43:44 2006

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