Subversion Obliterate feature

I was just thinking of writing a shell script to implement the obliterate functionality in an easy to do way (externally, using the suggested way, but automated). Here’s what I had in mind: On the client svn list -R > file-list. filter file-list in several ways like grep to create a file “files-to-delete”, something like […]

How do I create a branch in SVN?

How do I create a branch in SVN?

Combining multiple SVN repositories into one

After considering the answers to my previous question (One SVN Repository or many?), I’ve decided to take the 4 or so repositories I have and consolidate them into one. This of course leads to the question, what’s the best way to do this? Is there a way to combine two or more repositories maintaining the […]

SVN / Subversion 1.7 and Eclipse Subversive & JavaHL

I have just upgraded to TortoiseSVN 1.6.99, Build 21709, (Subversion 1.7.0, -dev). I am having problem in my Eclipse Subversive 0.7.9.I20100512-1900 & JavaHL 1.6.15. Have tried to update my Eclipse plugins. Anyone have an solution? Error at Eclipse: Share project was failed. Unsupported working copy format svn: The path ‘XXX’ appears to be part of […]

How to use svn+ssh with Tortoise SVN from the command line

I’m having trouble trying to checkout a repo using the following syntax on a Windows 7 workstation with TortoiseSvn: svn co svn+ssh://user@ip/repo . What I’ve done to test this issue: Modified the network settings of TortoiseSvn to point to ..\TortoisePlink.exe Successfully established an ssh connection to the target machine with no issues Successfully checked out […]

Best general SVN Ignore Pattern?

What is the best (or as good as possible) general SVN ignore pattern to use? There are a number of different IDE, editor, compiler, plug-in, platform, etc. specific files and some file types that “overlap” (i.e. desirable for some types projects and not for others). There are however, a large number of file types that […]

Ensure minimal coverage on new Subversion commits

We have a massive project with almost no unit tests at all. I would like to ensure from now on that the developers commit new features (or bugs!) without minimal coverage for corresponding unit tests. What are some ways to enforce this? We use many tools, so perhaps I can use a plugin (jira, greenhopper, […]

Reintegrate can only be used if revisions X through Y were previously merged from <URL> to reintegrate the source, but this is not the case

Been using SVN branches with Tortoise 1.6. I’ve been periodically merging the trunk into the branch to keep it up to date. Today, I thought I’d reintegrate the branch. I chose “Reintegrate a branch” from Tortoise and received the following error message: Reintegrate can only be used if revisions 4709 through 5019 were previously merged […]

What does the Subversion status symbol “~” mean?

I am getting a tilde symbol when I do an svn status. Here is the output of the project after editing it in XCode. svn status M build/Currency_Converter.build/Currency_Converter.pbxindex/imports.pbxbtree M build/Currency_Converter.build/Currency_Converter.pbxindex/pbxindex.header M build/Currency_Converter.build/Currency_Converter.pbxindex/symbols0.pbxsymbols ~ build/Currency_Converter.build/Currency_Converter.pbxindex/strings.pbxstrings M main.m //more changed files Any idea what that means? Can’t seem to find it on google or any of the […]

Can we set a single file as external in Subversion?

Can we set a single file as external in Subversion?

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