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Re: --dry-run

From: Andy Levy <andy.levy_at_gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 23 Jul 2008 16:43:13 -0400

On Wed, Jul 23, 2008 at 16:40, Matthew Smith <chedderslam_at_gmail.com> wrote:
> I was reading through the subversion book at
> http://svnbook.red-bean.com/en/1.0/ch09.html and came across the
> "--dry-run" command. The book says that it "Goes through all the
> motions of running a command, but makes no actual changes—either on
> disk or in the repository." This seems pretty useful as I am still
> learning my way around and don't want to screw things up.
> However, I tried it with two command and got the same error:
> svn update --dry-run
> Subcommand 'update' doesn't accept option '--dry-run'
> Type 'svn help update' for usage.

Try svn st -u . That will check the server and list for you both your
changes that have yet to be committed, and committed changes in the
repository which have yet to be updated into your WC.

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