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Re: Broken Working Copy.

From: vishwajeet singh <dextrous85_at_gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 6 Oct 2008 15:24:17 +0530

In this scenario only fresh checkout can help you IMHO.
As Subversion cleanup command is not so robust to fix working copy

On Mon, Oct 6, 2008 at 3:02 PM, James Green <James.Green_at_occam-dm.com>wrote:

> Hi All,
> I'm a bit lost as to what is going wrong with one of my local working
> copies. I can't do anything with it at the moment.
> Firstly, trying to execute a commit fails with:
> "Working copy D:\ ... locked"
> "Please execute the Cleanup command".
> So trying to run the Cleanup command:
> "Cleanup failed to process the following paths:
> "D:\ ..."
> I've tried running cleanup on each sub dir ... i've tried removing a lock
> only to be told that there is nothing locked. What on earth is going on?
> Makes me very nervous, it seems too easy for SubVersion to get its knickers
> in a twist!! Then to be given wrong error messages isn't particularly good
> either.
> What steps do I need to take to fix this?
> James Green
> Solutions Developer
> Occam Direct Marketing Ltd
> Tel: 01761233833
> Direct: 01761234716

Received on 2008-10-06 11:54:39 CEST

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