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  • Hi. I'm a long-time svn user but only recently had to set one up myself. I was doing so on linux (Fedora) using Apache as the access method. Unfortunately, the documentation and utilities in a few ...
    Philip PrindevillePhilip Prindeville
    Dec 27, 2010 at 2:36 pm
    Jan 11, 2011 at 3:32 pm
  • Colleagues, I have a CVS repository sized 54M with 17751 files. "cvs2svn --dumpfile" produces a dump sized 13G. svnadmin cannot load this dump aborting with an out of memory condition on a FreeBSD ...
    Victor SudakovVictor Sudakov
    Dec 31, 2010 at 3:08 am
    Feb 9, 2011 at 3:27 am
  • Hi, I'm wondering if there is a (de-facto) standard way of "end-of-lifing" projects in an SVN repository, or any suggestions for this from other users on this list ... With End-Of-Life I mean there ...
    Johan CorveleynJohan Corveleyn
    Dec 13, 2010 at 8:05 pm
    Dec 17, 2010 at 3:34 pm
  • Is there a way to prevent svn from creating a $HOME/.subversion directory? I know how to make it put the directory in a different location using --config-dir=/wherever, but I want to avoid creating ...
    Alan BarrettAlan Barrett
    Dec 23, 2010 at 2:55 pm
    Dec 24, 2010 at 12:26 pm
  • (I originally reported this issue last year but nothing came of it.) A file which has been obstructed by changing it to a symbolic link prevents submitting unrelated changelists. To repro, simply ...
    NickNick
    Dec 20, 2010 at 2:47 pm
    Dec 30, 2010 at 8:54 pm
  • I'm finally happy to announce my release of Subversion 1.6.15 Win32 binaries and installer. Sorry about the late release but I had done some work on my house in the last weeks. They are available on ...
    David DarjDavid Darj
    Dec 17, 2010 at 9:37 pm
    Dec 20, 2010 at 10:22 am
  • Subversion 1.6.12 running on Centos 5.5 If the value of the environment variable VISUAL contains a space, subversion fails when attempting to invoke the editor to get the comment. sh-3.2$ export ...
    David Dyer-BennetDavid Dyer-Bennet
    Dec 6, 2010 at 7:46 pm
    Dec 7, 2010 at 9:08 pm
  • The build process of the application I am bringing under svn creates a number of unix binary executables that have no extension : for example abcde fghqp etc. I believe that * will match any files ...
    Steve CohenSteve Cohen
    Dec 1, 2010 at 7:32 pm
    Dec 2, 2010 at 3:00 pm
  • Hi, Firstly I hope this is the right forum, it doesn't seem appropriate for the dev forum. Has anyone got an example of using svn_wc_diff (or 2/3/4 etc), preferably from python? I can find zero ...
    JamieEchlinJamieEchlin
    Dec 7, 2010 at 6:39 pm
    Jan 11, 2011 at 12:03 pm
  • [This is a one-off and we will not post this again on this list] Following the announcement<http://www.wandisco.com/php/pr.php?rss=0&prdate=2010-12-20 by WANdisco yesterday that we would undertake ...
    David RichardsDavid Richards
    Dec 21, 2010 at 6:38 pm
    Dec 22, 2010 at 5:08 pm
  • Good day sirs and madams, We use http:// for local team. Currently another team at another site need to visit our repository to cooperate. They complain about the slow speed of diff, merge and tag. ...
    DavidDavid
    Dec 20, 2010 at 7:54 am
    Dec 22, 2010 at 6:50 pm
  • This is just a simple question that I can't find the answer to. How do I go about finding out what version of subversion (e.g. 1.6.#) is on the server. The svn help doesn't give that type of ...
    K FK F
    Dec 14, 2010 at 3:19 pm
    Dec 16, 2010 at 1:04 pm
  • Hi Everyone, I have been asked for some statistics about our code base and am hoping that someone might have had a task for something similar already, and will be able to help me out. Here is the ...
    Gavin Beau BaumanisGavin Beau Baumanis
    Dec 10, 2010 at 4:46 am
    Dec 14, 2010 at 1:05 am
  • Hi, during tests with hudson my release build script was accidentally called more than once. The script calls svn copy too. 1. svn copy file:///var/repo/prj/trunk file:///var/repo/prj/tags/V1 -m ...
    Michael KesslerMichael Kessler
    Dec 8, 2010 at 11:38 am
    Dec 13, 2010 at 2:19 pm
  • Is there a direct way (via cmd line) to find out the revisions involved in the summary result of differencing two branches? An easy example: ======================== svn diff ...
    Pablo BeltranPablo Beltran
    Dec 20, 2010 at 6:22 pm
    Jan 9, 2011 at 8:38 pm
  • Hello, The WebKit project uses Subversion for version control and we are facing a problem with fresh checkouts of the repository on Windows with Subversion 1.6.6 (as well as earlier versions -- I've ...
    Kenneth RussellKenneth Russell
    Dec 27, 2010 at 2:36 pm
    Jan 6, 2011 at 7:27 pm
  • Hi This is Santhosh Kumar from Bangalore, I have a chat with Mr. C. Michael Pilato regarding a problem with My SVN Server, he suggested me to contact in this mail id. I am expecting a positive output ...
    Santhosh kumarSanthosh kumar
    Dec 17, 2010 at 2:31 pm
    Jan 4, 2011 at 8:19 pm
  • Hi, I am using SVN version 1.6.15 on openSUSE 11.3 (x86).and have the following issue. I have an NTFS partition mounted with the following line in /etc/fstab: ...
    Jaan VajakasJaan Vajakas
    Dec 25, 2010 at 3:26 pm
    Dec 27, 2010 at 4:15 pm
  • Hi, we have a lot of binary files, e. g. word documents, schematics, etc., which are containing the revision number. If such a file is updated, it won't be possible to estimate the revision which the ...
    Merkle AndreasMerkle Andreas
    Dec 8, 2010 at 1:44 pm
    Dec 8, 2010 at 7:26 pm
  • Hi all, I am serving our repositories over https, using Apache 2.2, via mod_dav_svn, also using mod_authz_svn for per directory access control. Most users find the error messages cryptic (when there ...
    Nick StokesNick Stokes
    Dec 7, 2010 at 5:00 pm
    Dec 8, 2010 at 3:22 pm
  • I have a need to define a number of svn:ignore patterns in my project. Some are specific directories somewhere in my project tree. Others are particular file types created by a build process such as ...
    Steve CohenSteve Cohen
    Dec 1, 2010 at 6:31 pm
    Dec 3, 2010 at 2:54 am
  • Hi We host each of our projects in a separate svn repo and control access permissions via Apache. In one large project, we need to limit the visibility of a few confidential files. We have done this ...
    David AldrichDavid Aldrich
    Dec 21, 2010 at 2:47 pm
    Dec 22, 2010 at 4:37 am
  • hi is there any way I can avoid adding particular folders/files when I add my code to subversion.In git you can do that using .gitignore file. suppose I have this directory structure mycode here I ...
    SajanSajan
    Dec 20, 2010 at 6:50 am
    Dec 20, 2010 at 4:41 pm
  • Hello there, I have to following use-case: I'd like to create a branch from trunk and periodically merge trunk into my branch to stay up to date with what happens in trunk. At some point, the feature ...
    Daniel AlbuschatDaniel Albuschat
    Dec 9, 2010 at 12:58 pm
    Dec 13, 2010 at 10:07 pm
  • I realize this is not directly related to SVN itself; however, I am hoping this community may have some suggestions. If there is a more appropriate forum I should be engaging, please let me know. We ...
    Brian BrophyBrian Brophy
    Dec 3, 2010 at 4:07 pm
    Dec 8, 2010 at 9:59 pm
  • $ svn update svn: Unable to lock 'utscmd' $ svn propget svn:ignore utspkg_src utscmd utslib utsbin utstool utscmd is a subdirectory of the current working directory. It is included in svn:ignore. Why ...
    Steve CohenSteve Cohen
    Dec 1, 2010 at 5:43 pm
    Dec 3, 2010 at 2:41 am
  • I'm hoping someone can explain the following output to me: svn log --revision {2010-12-02}:{2010-12-02} ------------------------------------------------------------------------ r5139 | esoteric | ...
    Geoffrey MyersGeoffrey Myers
    Dec 2, 2010 at 6:22 pm
    Dec 2, 2010 at 7:37 pm
  • I have observed some regressions with log -v -g --xml http://server/repo/path output in 1.6.15 that were not present in 1.6.13. I see a lot of -g changes in this new version. The client sees: svn: ...
    KmradkeKmradke
    Dec 16, 2010 at 8:50 pm
    Jan 20, 2011 at 10:49 pm
  • Afternoon, For some client-side Tortoise hooks (which are for the purpose of preventing people shoot themselves in the head in all the myriad ways Subversion allows), I need to get the ...
    Echlin, JamieEchlin, Jamie
    Dec 22, 2010 at 1:10 pm
    Dec 22, 2010 at 7:02 pm
  • Hi all, At some point in the last year I stopped being able to access my SVN repository remotely via https using the SVN CLI and TortoiseSVN on Windows. Unfortunately since I hadn't used svn on my ...
    NickNick
    Dec 16, 2010 at 2:34 pm
    Dec 18, 2010 at 4:14 pm
  • Hi, This should be a FAQ, but I didn't find a proper answer, so here I am. I suffered a crash in my SVN server machine. I had a slightly old version of the repository on my backup disks. I have a few ...
    Mauro CondarelliMauro Condarelli
    Dec 14, 2010 at 2:35 pm
    Dec 14, 2010 at 4:13 pm
  • Hi, when I try a fresh checkout from a shared repository I get the following error message: svn: In directory 'prospectus' svn: Can't open file 'prospectus/.svn/tmp/text-base/prospectus.tex.svn- ...
    Jochen WuttkeJochen Wuttke
    Dec 10, 2010 at 11:12 am
    Dec 10, 2010 at 2:08 pm
  • Hi Everyone, For our production repositories we're using 1.5.1 My question is - is there an appropriate version to upgrade to? We're tossing up between; Update to the latest 1.5.x Update to 1.6.x Or ...
    Gavin Beau BaumanisGavin Beau Baumanis
    Dec 7, 2010 at 6:52 am
    Dec 8, 2010 at 5:31 am
  • Hello World, I have implemented a feature into our product. To not break things for the other developers, I used a feature branch as described in the svn book. Now my implementation is complete, so I ...
    Andreas TscharnerAndreas Tscharner
    Dec 7, 2010 at 12:55 pm
    Dec 7, 2010 at 3:12 pm
  • Hi, At first, thanks for your great works, but our company really need inter-repository file-externals feature which is not supported now, so , is there any plan to do this? Below is our situation: ...
    Scott YanScott Yan
    Dec 2, 2010 at 10:38 am
    Dec 5, 2010 at 1:54 am
  • It would be very useful to be able to compile Subversion to use a different path than /etc/subversion/config for the default configuration file. Is this possible? I've also asked on ServerFault ...
    Victor EngmarkVictor Engmark
    Dec 3, 2010 at 7:55 am
    Dec 3, 2010 at 2:00 pm
  • I have a release branch, which was created from trunk. Most of the files on the release branch look normal (e.g., a revision graph shows both the trunk and release branch as part of the file's ...
    Tom HallileyTom Halliley
    Dec 2, 2010 at 3:01 pm
    Dec 2, 2010 at 3:42 pm
  • Hi, I searched google, I search the subversion doc (here I searched "obstruct" and found only a python sample). So my question (subversion.apache.org is just down, so I couldnt look at the faq): I ...
    AntonAnton
    Dec 30, 2010 at 2:45 pm
    Jan 1, 2011 at 8:04 pm
  • hi, My former team member had put some code in a public repository sometime back.Currently I am the sole team member now and need to modify the code. I am relatively new to subversion and version ...
    Mark jasonMark jason
    Dec 22, 2010 at 2:11 pm
    Dec 22, 2010 at 2:38 pm
  • hi, I was using subversion on windows.I set SVN_EDITOR env variable to notepad.exe.Then I created a repository using svnadmin and tried to import a project to it. Suppose my original codebase is at ...
    SajanSajan
    Dec 21, 2010 at 5:24 am
    Dec 22, 2010 at 4:05 am
  • Hi, I experienced the following behavior with SVN. The steps i did are : 1- I made changes in a file 2- updated the file 3- Checked in the file after the merge succeeded 4- In the resulting file 6 ...
    Riad benmouhoubRiad benmouhoub
    Dec 21, 2010 at 6:01 pm
    Dec 21, 2010 at 7:28 pm
  • Hello, I see here a strange behavior of subversion: I have a local modification: $ svn diff Index: README =================================================================== --- README (revision 929) ...
    Rainer DorschRainer Dorsch
    Dec 16, 2010 at 4:03 pm
    Dec 21, 2010 at 6:12 pm
  • Hi, I have a question about svn log command, every time when I use svn log command, I'm very upset that I need to input svn diff to check changesets using revision number. Why not combine svn log and ...
    Zhang, Wei-Jovi (NSN - CN/Hangzhou)Zhang, Wei-Jovi (NSN - CN/Hangzhou)
    Dec 20, 2010 at 6:50 am
    Dec 21, 2010 at 1:49 am
  • I know this is a common problem but I'm at a complete loss. Nothing that I've seen in the interwebs appears to be applicable. I recently migrated my server to a linode VPS and the apache based ...
    Ted ToTed To
    Dec 13, 2010 at 6:22 am
    Dec 14, 2010 at 12:57 am
  • Hi all, When doing a server side "proplist" I get the following diagnostic message: svn: PROPFIND of '/path-to-repo/!svn/bc/1370/ProjA/trunk/ExecShell.c pp': 207 Multi-Status (http://name-of-server) ...
    Daniel WidenfalkDaniel Widenfalk
    Dec 10, 2010 at 11:54 am
    Dec 13, 2010 at 7:49 am
  • Hi, I'm planning to use Hooks to add OCR scanning for select documents going into a SVN repo. I'm not really sure where to start so I'm hoping someone here can tell me if it's possible and even ...
    Jim JenkinsJim Jenkins
    Dec 6, 2010 at 6:32 am
    Dec 6, 2010 at 3:57 pm
  • Hello, and thanks, first of all, for a great version control system. I am seeing a very odd behavior that I hope I can chalk up to pilot error. One of my developers on Windows 7, running the ...
    Laird NelsonLaird Nelson
    Dec 1, 2010 at 8:21 am
    Dec 2, 2010 at 6:36 am
  • Hello, I will start this telling that I am new to subversion . In my organization , we had our subversion in our local disk (32 bit ) and we are migrating it to SAN which will be 64 bit .... we are ...
    Mouni reddyMouni reddy
    Dec 1, 2010 at 8:21 am
    Dec 1, 2010 at 9:41 am
  • Hi! I have the Revision auto-property set on files. It works pretty fine until you copy a file (etc. by branching it's project). After this adding $Rev$ to its content has no effect. Steps to ...
    Leszek PorębskiLeszek Porębski
    Dec 29, 2010 at 5:54 pm
    Dec 30, 2010 at 9:14 am
  • Hello there, Has anyone encountered such a scenario with svnsync, version 1.6.1 (r37116) on WinXP? svnsync fails to connect to the mirror repository but it still exits with code 0. Here is the test ...
    AlainAlain
    Dec 16, 2010 at 9:04 am
    Dec 20, 2010 at 2:06 am
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