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AW: Evil UTF-8 Character in filename in repo causing issues on my wc

From: Markus Schaber <m.schaber_at_3s-software.com>
Date: Thu, 16 Jun 2011 08:19:42 +0200

Hi, Geoff,

Von: Geoff Hoffman [mailto:ghoffman_at_cardinalpath.com]
>>> I have a file with some (I believe) Portuguese characters in the
>>> filename that someone managed to store in the repo without any problem,
>>> and I checked it out without issues, too. However, now on my working
>>> copy, it thinks that file is locally new.
>> Maybe it helps if you use a repo browser to rename the file to an
>> ASCII-Only name directly in the repository?

> That's all I ever really wanted to do, but I cannot, at least, I don't know how to type the characters in the
> filename of the file in svn without copy-paste from the svn ls terminal output on Mac OS X, which I think has
> already converted the filename it just printed, so I get a file not found error when I try to rename or delete
> it. It may have worked if I had ssh'd into the RHEL server, not sure. It's a bit unclear. 

I thought of some graphical repository browser (like the one built into TortoiseSVN for example, I guess such things also exist for MacOS), it lets you browse the repository and select the file to rename directly in the repository, without the need of a local checkout / working copy.

Best regards

Markus Schaber

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