Subversion: force users to update before commit

How can we force users that are using TortoiseSVN to "Update" their branch before they can "Commit"? We ran into this issue earlier today: Joe commits to Branch1, revision 101 Bob downloads Branch1 and then commits to Branch1, revision 102 Joe com...
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2017-03-17 23:03 (1) Answers

svn client timing out and corrupting WC state

When I commit large changes - hundreds of megabytes - the client timesout even though the check-in does go through. When I right-click on WC and show log, TSVN shows that WC revision does NOT get updated even though the check-in actually occurred. ...
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2017-03-17 16:03 (1) Answers

How to rename file on SVN whilst keeping history?

Having some trouble renaming a file in SVN whilst keeping the history. Used this thread, but I'm pretty sure I just made a new file, and deleted the old one... (How to rename a file using svn?) And following the comments, I did create a new file wi...
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2017-03-16 19:03 (1) Answers

SVN Update Operation Columns in Console Output

I ran an svn update command from a branch I haven't updated in a long time and I found some surprising column formatting for the svn operation. Is there anything being communicated by what column the U,A,D, etc print it? U XXX\YYY... U XXX\YYY...
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2017-03-14 23:03 (1) Answers

SVNKit bug in the SVNRepository.into() method?

It looks like the SVNKit library (1.8.15) is not correctly populating the relativePath property of the SVNDirEntry resulted from SVNRepository.info(String, long) call. The following Groovy code: private SVNDirRepository svnRepository = SVNRepositor...
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2017-03-13 18:03 (0) Answers

Sync svn folder to mercurial repo

This is a followup question from Sync svn and mercurial repo The solution worked nicely, however what we want to do is to break up a tree by cloning a number of specific folders to a mercurial repo so we modified the command to hg clone https:/...
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2017-03-13 15:03 (1) Answers

svn checkout source commit to other server

I have the checkouts of all the projects for last 10 years from our SVN server. Unfortunately SVN server is crashed and scraped. Now we got new Ubuntu 16.04 where I've installed SVN server. Can I commit the local checked out source code to new server...
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2017-03-13 08:03 (0) Answers

Migrating specific folders from SVN to Git

I have an SVN repo which looks like this: Trunk: dir_1 dir_2 dir_3 dir_4 dir_5 dir_6 and I wish to Migrate only directories dir_1,dir_2 and dir_5 to a new Git repository including all the branches, and history of those directorys. so that the...
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2017-03-12 13:03 (2) Answers