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Re: SVN 1.7 - check out single file?

From: Stefan Sperling <stsp_at_elego.de>
Date: Fri, 24 Jun 2011 23:05:05 +0200

On Fri, Jun 24, 2011 at 02:49:58PM -0400, Andy Levy wrote:
> With the new way WCs are managed, will it be possible to check out a
> single file, instead of having to do multiple steps with sparse
> directories just to get a single file in a directory? Looking at the
> release notes and CHANGES file, I think the answer is "no", but I need
> someone more knowledgeable to back me up here before I take the answer
> back to the person who asked me. Thanks.

No, you still need to checkout a directory. But it sounds like the
new --parents option of svn update might help you a bit:
http://subversion.apache.org/docs/release-notes/1.7.html#update-parents
Received on 2011-06-24 23:05:41 CEST

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