On Thu, Jan 29, 2009 at 5:29 AM, Mark Kempster <mark_at_kempster.org> wrote:
> I'm trying to add a file named 'login' to a test directory in my
> repository. I can add it just fine, and svn info seems to indicate (to
> my inexpert eye) that things are ok:
> $ svn info
> Path: .
> URL: http://projects.kempster.org/repos/binder/test
> Repository Root: http://projects.kempster.org/repos/binder
> Repository UUID: 7b2b5eff-65aa-436a-985b-ac804fb3f248
> Revision: 61
> Node Kind: directory
> Schedule: normal
> Last Changed Author: mark
> Last Changed Rev: 61
> Last Changed Date: 2009-01-28 23:31:12 -0500 (Wed, 28 Jan 2009)
> There are a couple files in the 'test' directory there, with names like 'login'
> $ svn ls http://projects.kempster.org/repos/binder/test
> When I go to check out that directory, only the first file shows up in
> the working copy
> $ svn co http://projects.kempster.org/repos/binder/test
> A test/logi
> Checked out revision 63.
> test/.svn/entries seems to indicate that the files "login" and
> "login.xhtml" are absent. The mailing list has a couple other
> questions along this route, but no answers.
> So, a couple questions.
> 1. Where can I find out more about the 'absent' file status?
> 2. How can I make subversion un-absent a file?
> 3. What's special about the word / prefix 'login'?
> Thanks much for any pointers.
(1) did you commit login and login.html after adding them?
(2) have you inadvertently told svn to ignore files matching the
This could be in ~/.subversion/config
smithma_at_wesley:~/w/files.svn$ grep ignore /home/smithma/.subversion/config
### Set global-ignores to a set of whitespace-delimited globs
### which Subversion will ignore in its 'status' output, and
global-ignores = *.o *.lo *.la *.al .libs *.so *.so.[0-9]* *.a *.pyc
*.pyo *.rej *~ .*.swp .DS_Store *.class #*# .#*
Or through having the svn:ignore property set on your directory.
$ svn pg svn:ignore .
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Received on 2009-01-29 06:58:32 CET