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Re: svn: '.' is not a working copy

From: Carsten Koch <Carsten.Koch_at_icem.com>
Date: 2007-01-15 21:05:14 CET

Ryan Schmidt wrote:
>
> On Jan 15, 2007, at 05:02, Carsten Koch wrote:
>
>>> thomas% svn checkout -r {20061215} svn://gcc.gnu.org/svn/gcc/branches/
>>> gcc-4_2-branch gcc-4.2-branch
>>> subversion/libsvn_fs_fs/fs_fs.c:1446: (apr_err=160006)
>>> svn: No such revision 20061215
>>
>> You need to quote the date, otherwise the shell removes the curly braces:
>>
>> % echo {20061215}
>> 20061215
>> % echo '{20061215}'
>> {20061215}
>
> FYI: That seems to be true of tcsh, but not of bash. With bash, the
> quoting seems not to be necessary.

Yes, but that's OT.
As you see from Thomas' output above, heh _did_ use a shell
that _does_ have {} metacharacters and _did_ remove them.
Otherwise he would not have gotten the "No such revision 20061215"
error message.

Carsten.

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