Re: How to create a link that works between OS X and Ubuntu
From: Ryan Schmidt <subversion-2011a_at_ryandesign.com>
Date: Mon, 25 Apr 2011 22:51:39 -0500
On Apr 25, 2011, at 22:27, David Chapman wrote:
Yes he did:
>>> From: richard Cavell
> Subversion won't know the difference between the name "autobot" and the name "a"; each will look like an ordinary file. A symbolic link, however, is a different object type and Subversion can store it as such.
That's correct, and that was the problem. I was reading Richard's message trying to figure out why it wasn't working, and it's exactly that Subversion doesn't (can't) realize a hardlink is a link. Use symlinks if you want to store them in the repository as links.
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