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RE: deleting a repo

From: vishwanath ramachandran_at_honeywell.com <ramachandran_at_honeywell.com>
Date: Thu, 1 Oct 2009 18:38:27 +0530

Ok understand, thanks for the detailed explanation

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-----Original Message-----
From: Ryan Schmidt [mailto:subversion-2009b_at_ryandesign.com]
Sent: Thursday, October 01, 2009 6:36 PM
To: Ramachandran, Vishwanath(IE10)
Cc: users_at_subversion.tigris.org; Bob Archer
Subject: Re: deleting a repo

On Oct 1, 2009, at 07:58, Ramachandran, Vishwanath(IE10) wrote:

>> "svn delete" is only for deleting things inside repositories.
>> To delete a repository itself, simply delete the repository directory
>> on the server.
> Ok fine but will "svn delete" will help/can be used?

Not for deleting a repository, no. Only for deleting things inside a

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

You can svn delete the URL of a file or directory inside a repository.
You cannot use it to delete a repository itself.


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