[svn.haxx.se] · SVN Dev · SVN Users · SVN Org · TSVN Dev · TSVN Users · Subclipse Dev · Subclipse Users · this month's index

RE: Update fails to delete a line of code

From: Reed, David <DReed_at_CMAL.com>
Date: Wed, 4 Apr 2012 20:11:21 +0000

Thank you, very much, for your help.

-----Original Message-----
From: Les Mikesell [mailto:lesmikesell_at_gmail.com]
Sent: Wednesday, April 04, 2012 4:10 PM
To: Reed, David
Cc: Andy Levy; users_at_subversion.apache.org
Subject: Re: Update fails to delete a line of code

On Wed, Apr 4, 2012 at 2:59 PM, Reed, David <DReed_at_cmal.com> wrote:
> Unfortunately, I can't answer that. I did it last week, and this was my first chance to ask about it on the list. Being under pressure to make it work, I ended up bypassing TortoiseSVN to force through my change, and so no longer have good forensic evidence.
> I thought perhaps there was a known issue that someone on the list would be familiar with.
> If it happens again, I'll try to document it better. My sincere apologies!

For a really quick fix, I would have renamed the old file or moved it
out of the directory and done the update again. That would ensure a
new copy that exactly matched the repository version. But, the only
reason you shouldn't have gotten that in the first place would have
been uncommitted local modifications that conflicted.

   Les Mikesell
Confidentiality Note: This e-mail, and any attachment to it, contains privileged and confidential information intended only for the use of the individual(s) or entity named on the e-mail. If the reader of this e-mail is not the intended recipient, or the employee or agent responsible for delivering it to the intended recipient, you are hereby notified that reading it is strictly prohibited. If you have received this e-mail in error, please immediately return it to the sender and delete it from your system. Thank you.
Received on 2012-04-04 22:11:56 CEST

This is an archived mail posted to the Subversion Users mailing list.