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RE: deleting a repo

From: vishwanath ramachandran_at_honeywell.com <ramachandran_at_honeywell.com>
Date: Thu, 1 Oct 2009 18:28:38 +0530

Ok fine but will "svn delete" will help/can be used?

I saw from the svn-book, a URL can be deleted using svn-delete but in my
case it doesn't work

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R.R.Vishwanath
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-----Original Message-----
From: Ryan Schmidt [mailto:subversion-2009b_at_ryandesign.com]
Sent: Thursday, October 01, 2009 6:12 PM
To: Ramachandran, Vishwanath(IE10)
Cc: users_at_subversion.tigris.org; Bob Archer
Subject: Re: deleting a repo

On Oct 1, 2009, at 07:34, Ramachandran, Vishwanath(IE10) wrote:

> I use svn delete to delete a file or a folder and it works fine. Now
> I want to delete a repository and I use svn delete to perform the
> same, but some errors
>
> C:\Documents and Settings\e453531\Desktop>svn delete -m "delete"
http://acssvn-dev.honeywell.com/SoftCo/Tools/Testing
> svn: OPTIONS of 'http://acssvn-dev.honeywell.com/SoftCo/Tools': 200
> OK (http://a
> cssvn-dev.honeywell.com)
>
> Also tried svn delete -m "delete"
file:///data/svn/honeywell/SoftCo/Tools/Testing/
> svn: Unable to open an ra_local session to URL
> svn: Unable to open repository 'file:///data/svn/honeywell/SoftCo/
> Tools'
>
> What does this mean?
>
> But inside SoftCo/Tools/ "Testing" exists

"svn delete" is only for deleting things inside repositories.

To delete a repository itself, simply delete the repository directory
on the server.

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