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Re: svn cleanup fails..

From: Marc Haisenko <haisenko_at_comdasys.com>
Date: Wed, 4 Jun 2008 11:07:16 +0200

On Wednesday 04 June 2008, Torgeir Veimo wrote:
> On 4 Jun 2008, at 15:52, Ryan Schmidt wrote:
> > Glad you got it fixed. Sounds like you checked in a file whose name
> > differed only in case from an existing file. Checking that out on a
> > case-insensitive file system, like HFS+ which comes with Mac OS X
> > usually, won't work, and will result in error messages which aren't
> > necessarily intuitive.
> I'm on a mac, but the file system I'm using is case sensitive
> actually. I'm guessing that netbeans refactoring bug is related to the
> SVN problem as well..

Are you sure ? Normally HFS+ is NOT case-sensitive but only case-preserving:
that is, if you name your file "FoObAr" then HFS+ will store it that way
but "foobar" is a collision (same is true for FAT32 and NTFS, btw). Have you
explicitly set the option to use case-sensitivity on HFS+ or are you using

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