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Re: mime/confusing checkout error

From: d <dsanon6885_at_gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 12 Nov 2010 14:31:21 -0500

On Fri, Nov 12, 2010 at 12:21 PM, Ryan Schmidt <
subversion-2010d_at_ryandesign.com> wrote:

> On Nov 12, 2010, at 09:57, d wrote:
> > Binary files that have only one revision seem to be giving us
> checkin/checkout problems. I can use Tortoise SVN to "Open" the files, and
> they display fine. I can "save as" from the web front end, and the files
> are fine.
> >
> > however, when I check the files out, they are broken, corrupted, or give
> "inconsistent line ending style" (tortoise).
> If they're binary, there shouldn't be anything looking at their line ending
> style. Line ending style is a concept applicable only to text files. I
> suspect you have asked Subversion to corrupt these files by setting the
> "svn:eol-style" property to some value on these files. So you should delete
> that property from these files, then replace them with good copies of the
> files. Don't set svn:eol-style on binary files.
Thanks so much Ryan. Removing the svn:eol-style prop and reseeding the
files worked great.
Received on 2010-11-12 20:32:01 CET

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