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Re: relative filesystem path to local repository

From: anatoly techtonik <techtonik_at_gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 8 Feb 2010 23:37:49 +0200

On Mon, Feb 8, 2010 at 11:04 PM, Ryan Schmidt
<subversion-2010a_at_ryandesign.com> wrote:
> 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.

So, does it worth entering feature request then?

anatoly t.
Received on 2010-02-08 22:38:22 CET

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