Constraint Failed on update to externals
From: Steven Newson <steven.newson_at_gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 22 May 2012 16:53:31 +0100
I found a reference to someone having this problem in 2011, but there
I have a path within a Subversion 1.4.4 server (with a 1.7.7 client) which
I'm moving the external to a different location:
However, after I commit this, anyone who updates the directory gets the
External failed: my-repo\src\external
The external is updated correctly and the local copy seems to be OK, so
This doesn't happen if the external is on the same repository as the
Steps to reproduce:
1. Create a directory in subversion (mkdir blah; svn add blah; svn commit
You'll get the error on the last step.
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