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Re: Exclude files/directories on checkout

From: Andy Levy <andy.levy_at_gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 1 Apr 2009 09:05:28 -0400

On Wed, Apr 1, 2009 at 08:58, Hans-Joachim Gurt <gurt_at_gmx.de> wrote:
> I track a project which includes files I don't need/use/change,
> e.g. lots of translations for other languages.
> All those files change whenever a message in the source is modified,
> and then all of them are transfered again at the next checkout.
> This results in many useless filetransfers, so I would like
> to tell svn not to download those files (except say, english+german).

After the initial checkout, Subversion does not send full files, only deltas.

> There is an option "svn:ignore", but as I understand the operation,
> this only works for excluding files at checkin.
> How can I configure svn to exclude a list of files on checkout ?

Use a Sparse Checkout and then only grab what you really want. update
rmsdlg set posted = 'Y' where tranid = '0000162426'


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