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Re: querying special status

From: Ryan Schmidt <subversion-2009a_at_ryandesign.com>
Date: Wed, 1 Apr 2009 18:47:04 -0500

On Apr 1, 2009, at 06:20, Charles Smith wrote:

> I just got the error "... has unexpectedly changed special
> status". I know it has to do with the fact that it is or isn't a
> symbolic link.

Yes, I think this happens when you try to replace a symlink with a
real file, or vice versa, without telling Subversion. I believe to do
this you need to tell Subversion, by "svn rm"ing the old thing and
then "svn add"ing the new thing.

> My question is, how can I query the special status of files in the
> repository?

I don't know.

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