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Re: Error on update - can't copy x to x.tmp.tmp

From: Andy Levy <andy.levy_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2007-06-11 02:57:17 CEST

On 6/10/07, Philip TruelyUnknown <plt_lyris@yahoo.com> wrote:
> Unfortunately I can't get the rm to work either. Is there a way to manually
> rollback commits? It looks like rev and revprops has an entry for every
> commit, but the other files I'm not so sure about. Can I just remove some
> of the latest files and "uncommit" that version?

If you can't svn rm with an actual URL (as opposed to a file in your
working copy), your repository may be in trouble.

> Hari Kodungallur <hkodungallur@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>
>
> On 6/3/07, Philip TruelyUnknown <plt_lyris@yahoo.com> wrote:
> >
> > I have tried completely deleting the client-side directory and forcing a
> full update and the problem still comes up. I have also tried a fresh
> checkout and it gives the same result.
> >
> > I'm not running any virus checkers. :-(
> >
> > Is there any way to directly modify the repository to remove this bad
> entry? I'd even be fine to just completely remove the last commit, if that
> was possible.
>
>
>
> You can directly remove a file from the repository, by using the URL in the
> command
> svn rm <URL>
>
>
> >
> > Thanks
> >
> > -Phil
> >
> > Andy Levy <andy.levy@gmail.com> wrote:
> > On 6/2/07, Philip TruelyUnknown wrote:
> > > I had a tech writer add a large number of files to the repository (not
> sure
> > > exactly, probably 300 or more). He didn't report any problems doing the
> > > commit, but when we try to update now we get the following error:
> > >
> > > Error: Can't copy
> > >
> 'C:\xxx\yyy\_svn\tmp\text-base\createreport_links.htm.svn-base'
> > > to
> 'C:\xxx\yyy\_svn\tmp\createreport_links.htm.tmp.tmp':
> > > The system cannot find the file specified.
> > >
> > > I have upgraded to the newest Subversion version (1.4.3), cleaned,
> deleted
> > > the local files and re-updated, and I always get back to this error. Any
> > > idea what I can do to get around this?
> >
> > Might you have 2 files in the same directory with the same name,
> > differing only in case?
> >
> > Do you have an on-access virus scanner running, and can you disable it
> > or tell it to ignore .svn directories?
> >
> > Can you check out a fresh working copy from the same URL?
>
>
>
>
>
>
> regards,
> -Hari Kodungallur
>
>
>
>
>
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