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Re: More fun w/ working copy on SMB share

From: Ryan Schmidt <subversion-2007b_at_ryandesign.com>
Date: 2007-06-22 00:17:14 CEST

On Jun 21, 2007, at 09:03, Markus S wrote:

> recently, I reported here that adding empty files to repositories
> (even if they are deleted again) in the inability to interact with
> a working copy on a SMB share accessed from Mac OS X 10.4.x (see my
> post from 8 June: Commit failed: 'Can't copy ... Input/output error').
>
> I now had trouble with a word file. It worked fine with my local
> working copy until I checked it out (via update) to a working copy
> on a SMB share. There, the update would fail (with "Can't
> copy ..."). Subsequent attempts to do anything with the working
> copy would fail with "The working copy is locked". I had to delete
> the working copy and check it out again to get it working.
>
> Deleting the word file from the repository and adding the same file
> under a different name produced the same results. Resaving the file
> in word under a different name and adding it again worked however.
>
> I could imaging that resource forks might play a role but why
> resaving it under a different name fixes it, I have no idea.

Resource forks are unlikely to have anything to do with it, since
Subversion will not see or store them.

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