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Re: in place add, with propset ignore

From: George Georgalis <george_at_galis.org>
Date: 2006-07-17 19:16:12 CEST

On Mon, Jul 17, 2006 at 01:05:17PM -0400, Duncan Murdoch wrote:
>On 7/17/2006 12:55 PM, George Georgalis wrote:
>>I think I've got basic in place repo creation worked out,
>>but what about the situation where not everything will be added?
>>I have a file tree on a running system which contains some
>>sockets, devices, and directories I'd like to exclude -- it will
>>be very difficult to only add the parts that belong. At first I
>>tried to "add *" with the intent of doing an svn rm before my ci,
>>for the files that don't belong in the repo.
>>But from what I can tell, that would remove my working copies
>>(very bad). Will it be possible to use propset to just not add
>>the items that fall into the ignore pattern?
>>Is there a better way to go about this?
>You can use "svn add *", then "svn revert something". Don't remove it,
>revert the add.

Perfect. Just what I was looking for. Thanks.

// George

George Georgalis, systems architect, administrator <IXOYE><
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