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Re: Cleaning Up A Mess

From: Andy Levy <andy.levy_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2007-06-05 03:16:27 CEST

On 6/4/07, Rich Shepard <rshepard@appl-ecosys.com> wrote:
> On Mon, 4 Jun 2007, Andy Levy wrote:
>
> > If svn st is a "new" command to you, I suggest you read further in your
> > book. It's a pretty important one to know & use.
>
> Andy,
>
> Had not needed it before with the one project. That's worked just fine
> since I set up the repository and installed that project in it.
>
> > For whatever reason, your WC thinks that schema.sql isn't in the
> > repository. If svn add schema.sql doesn't let you add it, something's
> > seriously hosed. What do you get when you try it?
>
> It tells me that it already exists and cannot be added:
>
> [rshepard@salmo /data1/permitwatch]$ svn add schema.sql
> A schema.sql
> [rshepard@salmo /data1/permitwatch]$ svn update
> svn: Failed to add file 'schema.sql': object of the same name already exists
>
> Yes, it is seriously hosed. That's why I ask for help.

Is it possible that you had a version of the WC, created your own
schema.sql in it, then updated?

The repository clearly thinks that there's already a schema.sql that
should be there. What if you rename the one you have (not via svn,
just mv schema.sql myschema.sql) and then update?

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