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Re: Can't commit after deleting files from repository

From: Lorenz <lorenznl_at_yahoo.com>
Date: Wed, 02 May 2012 09:47:19 +0000

Daniel Shahaf wrote:

>Lorenz wrote on Wed, May 02, 2012 at 06:40:03 +0000:
>> nut wrote:
>>
>> >I'm trying to delete some files from my repository. After "svn delete
>> ><some file>", I get
>> >
>> >D <some file>
>> >
>> >as expected, but when I try to commit, I get
>> >
>> >svn: Commit failed (details follow):
>> >svn: '<some file> is not under version control
>>
>> looks like you are trying to 'svn commit <some file>'
>>
>> You need to commit the containing folder instead, because that's where
>> the deletion is recorded.
>
>What?
>
>% svn rm foo
>D foo
>% svn ci -mm foo
>Deleting foo
>
>Committed revision 4.

your right.

that teaches me (again) to try out everything before posting and to
not rely on memory alone.

sorry for the noice

-- 
Lorenz
Received on 2012-05-02 11:46:11 CEST

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