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Re: Change a file's repository path?

From: Mike Summers <null002000_at_yahoo.com>
Date: Tue, 7 Oct 2008 17:26:26 -0700 (PDT)

There are only two files under foo that are affected, the other 480 files in foo behave just fine.

--- On Tue, 10/7/08, Ryan Schmidt <subversion-2008c_at_ryandesign.com> wrote:
From: Ryan Schmidt <subversion-2008c_at_ryandesign.com>
Subject: Re: Change a file's repository path?
To: "Mike Summers" <Mike_at_miscanthus.net>
Cc: users_at_subversion.tigris.org
Date: Tuesday, October 7, 2008, 6:39 PM

On Oct 7, 2008, at 18:12, Mike Summers wrote:

> Ryan Schmidt wrote:
>> On Oct 6, 2008, at 22:06, Mike Summers wrote:
>>> Is there anyway to change a file's repository path?
>>> I have two repositories and due to a stray soft link a couple of
>>> files are pointed at the wrong repository.
>> Can you elaborate on the problem? Are we talking about files
>> within the repository directory, such as the revision and revision
>> property files in db/revs and db/revprops, or what? If they're in

>> the wrong place, just move them to the right place, although I
>> don't see how the got to the wrong place initially.
> Project foo, file /x/y/z.source, repository path svn://localhost/
> opt/foo/trunk
> Project bar, file /a/b/c/link.to.z.source, repository path svn://
> localhost/opt/bar/trunk
> When I commit foo, it tells me it's going to save z.source as /bar/
> trunk/a/b/c/z.source... I'm assuming this is due to the stray soft
> link in bar that was at some point committed.
> What I'd like to do is get z.source committed in project foo's

Have you tried just checking out new working copies? It sounds like
your foo working copy thinks it is a working copy of bar. Just check
out new ones, manually move over your changed files, commit, and
throw away the old working copies.

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