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Re: Copying files from one repo to another.

From: B Smith-Mannschott <bsmith.occs_at_gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 16 Feb 2009 12:51:37 +0100

On Mon, Feb 16, 2009 at 07:27, scott andrew <scottandrew_at_roadrunner.com> wrote:
> I have a sort of a newbie question.
> I have software that uses libraries whose source is checked into
> other SVN libraries (like google code). How can i sync that to machine
> and then update my repro easily in one step. If i try to update a
> libraries repro to my working area, svn won't commit since the SVN
> data is not valid. For now i just copy the files over.

Once you've digested the chapter on externals, have a look at this thread:


It was initiated by a question about best practices WRT "vendor
branches", which is more or less what you are describing.

// Ben


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