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Re: How to ignore an entire directory tree

From: Andy Levy <andy.levy_at_gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 22 Jan 2009 17:25:17 -0500

On Thu, Jan 22, 2009 at 13:51, <eeverman_at_usgs.gov> wrote:
> (sorry, I know this has been asked in the past, but I've not seen a definitive answer)
> I have a project structure that includes a '/build' directory. That directory contains files and sub-directories which have names that change over time. I do not want any of the /build directory's contents in the repository.
> Is there any form of the svn:ignore property that could be set on either the directory containing /build or on the /build directory itself so that, once and for all, the entire contents of /build are ignored?

On /build's parent directory

svn propset svn:ignore build .

Be sure to svn rm build at some point as well - otherwise it will not
be ignored.


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