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Re: Checking out a dir from a different project in a WC?

From: Mark Phippard <markphip_at_gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 15 May 2020 18:51:43 -0400

> On May 15, 2020, at 6:49 PM, Bo Berglund <bo.berglund_at_gmail.com> wrote:
>
> Can SVN deal with this:
>
> /project1 (checked out via SVN)
> |-- proj1subdir1
> |-- proj1subdir2
> |-- support (checked out from a different project)
>
> I.e. can I combine a main project checkout from SVN with a few extra
> folders checked out from another project or from an entirely different
> svn server?
>
> The support dir might be an opensource folder from the Internet while
> the rest is located in an internal server.
>
> In a situation as shown will an svn up command issued in the top dir
> propagate into the support dir and update these files too?
>

Yes, if you use the svn:externals feature to do this:

http://svnbook.red-bean.com/nightly/en/svn.advanced.externals.html

Mark
Received on 2020-05-16 00:51:49 CEST

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