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Re: Ssubversion Bugs

From: Andrey Repin <anrdaemon_at_freemail.ru>
Date: Thu, 3 Sep 2009 22:09:06 +0400

Greetings, Stephen Connolly!

>> >> > Is Single File Checkout possible in subversion ?
>> >>
>> >> It's meningfully possible, although it's not an one easy operation.
>> >> Check out empty directoy, then update only that file you want.
>> >>
>> >>
>> > That is technically 2-file checkout (1 file + 1 dir)
>> That's what I mean "meaningfully possible" :)
>> We can discuss the actual results, but for user, it will look like it's
>> only
>> one file checked out. Subversion need to know the file path in repository,
>> and due to the WC organization, you need at least one level of subdirectory
>> to
>> store technical data. (clean copies etc.)
> Ahh but what if I wanted to check out two different files from two different
> repository locations into the same directory...

> (yes yes we all know about file externals)

> So I would not even pretend that your solution is checking out only one file

I though you could ask suck question. No, THIS is not possible.

 Andrey Repin (anrdaemon_at_freemail.ru) 03.09.2009, <22:08>
Sorry for my terrible english...
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