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Re: relative filesystem path to local repository

From: Ryan Schmidt <subversion-2010a_at_ryandesign.com>
Date: Mon, 8 Feb 2010 15:04:30 -0600

On Feb 8, 2010, at 08:41, anatoly techtonik wrote:

> I am trying to checkout from local repository using relative file
> path, but it fails to recognize it no matter how I try:
> svn co testrepo testwc
> svn co file:///testrepo testwc
> svn co ./testrepo testwc
> svn co file://./testrepo testwc
> svn co file:///./testrepo testwc
> svn co "file:/testrepo" testwc
> svn: Unable to open an ra_local session to URL
> svn: Unable to open repository 'file://./testrepo'
> Why is this restriction?

I don't think of it as a restriction; it's just a feature that doesn't exist. "svn checkout" simply currently requires you to supply a fully-qualified URL.
Received on 2010-02-08 22:05:10 CET

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