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Re: Better way to create project?

From: Les Mikesell <lesmikesell_at_gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 28 Feb 2011 13:55:33 -0600

On 2/28/2011 1:29 PM, Ryan Schmidt wrote:
> On Feb 28, 2011, at 13:25, Cecil Westerhof wrote:
>> I just put my bin folder in subversion. I am a new user, so maybe I do
>> not do things in the right way. So I would like to know if there is a
>> better way to do things.
>> I moved my bin folder to bin.old.
>> I created a bin folder in my repository.
>> I did a checkout of the bin folder.
>> I moved the files from bin.old to bin.
>> I removed bin.old.
>> I did a svn add.
>> I did a svn commit.
>> This are quit a few steps. Is there a better way to do this?
> You can do an in-place import:
> http://subversion.apache.org/faq.html#in-place-import

Or even easier, just import the top level directory, delete the
original, and check the whole thing back out (or rename the original
until you are sure it worked). The in-place approach is for things
where you don't want to delete/move the originals at all.

   Les Mikesell
Received on 2011-02-28 20:56:10 CET

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