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Re: Sparse Checkout With Externals (1.7.6)

From: coolie <pcoulson_at_senscient.com>
Date: Thu, 19 Apr 2012 08:23:51 -0700 (PDT)

I found out that I need to use --set-depth to make the depth stick, so
solved this one. Just setting --depth is ignored on the next update.

On Apr 19, 2:50 pm, Johan Corveleyn <jcor..._at_gmail.com> wrote:
> On Thu, Apr 19, 2012 at 2:42 PM, coolie <pcoul..._at_senscient.com> wrote:
> > Specifiyinfg 'immediates' or 'files' does not checkout the externals
> > for a folder with this property set.
>
> Yes, this is a known issue:http://subversion.tigris.org/issues/show_bug.cgi?id=3311(externals
> are not created unless depth=infinity)
>
> > If you then do a checkout with 'infinity' you get the libs, but
> > subsequent updates delete the lib again!. I can't seem to stop this
> > behavior now as no matter what I do the lib always gets deleted.
>
> I don't understand this bit. Can you describe an example, preferably
> with a set of command line commands, starting from an empty
> repository, and demonstrating what you mean?
>
> --
> Johan
Received on 2012-04-19 17:24:25 CEST

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