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Re: svn:externals problem

From: Ryan Schmidt <subversion-2009b_at_ryandesign.com>
Date: Thu, 10 Sep 2009 16:11:32 -0500

On Sep 10, 2009, at 15:13, Blair Zajac wrote:

> Brandon Humphrey wrote:
>> I have an issue where svn:externals is not behaving as expected.
>> There
>> is an svn:externals entry that is pinned to a revision (r8353). The
>> Subversion path does exist at the revision being requested, but
>> checkout
>> fails with the following error.
>> svn: URL 'https://svn.divxnetworks.com/path/to/folder' doesn't exist
>> However, I'm able to perform both a 'svn ls' and 'svn checkout' using
>> the same path and revision. It just isn't working with
>> svn:externals.
> Does the external not exist at the HEAD revision at that path?

I assume that's the case as well. Is that right, Brandon?

If so, you need to use peg revisions instead of operative revisions in
your externals definition -- and to do so, you need to upgrade your
client to version 1.5.0 or newer.



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