RE: Problems with using a symbolic link for .svn folder on TSVN
Date: Thu, 10 Jan 2019 13:40:09 +0100
I see. Is it possible to change the implementation slightly as outlined by Boost SVN? (https://svn.boost.org/trac10/ticket/6809). I believe this is the same issue.
Oscar Lee wrote on Wed, 09 Jan 2019 19:10 +0100:
How large are the working copy files not under the .svn/ directory?
If they're substantially smaller than 250GB, you might be running into this:
> I managed to run a clean-up, but when I tried to revert a file, it
> Why is this an issue that only occurs with a symbolic link setup?
Subversion assumes that it is possible to atomically move a file from the .svn directory to the working copy's checked out files. That would not possible when the .svn directory is on a different drive / filesystem.
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