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RE: converting a file to a directory

From: Gavin Lambert <gavinl_at_compacsort.com>
Date: 2006-11-14 06:00:33 CET

Quoth Kenny Leung <mailto:kenny_leung@pobox.com>:
> I have a file in a repository that I would like to change into a
> directory. I figure I can do this by deleting the file, then adding a
> directory with the same name. Is this something I can safely do, or
> should I stay away from this?

Pretty sure it's safe, yep, although you might want to do the delete &
mkdir as separate commits to reduce confusion a bit.

It might cause a little weirdness if you're looking through the history,
but it shouldn't bother SVN itself.

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