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How to do a “svn copy without externals” ?

svn,svn-externals,svn-propset
I have a branch A with externals I need to copy the content (without the externals) to a tag B. How to proceed ? I tried, svn copy A B --ignore-externals It did not work. Please note that A and B are complete https paths....

How to change svn:externals from bash file non-interactive

bash,svn,svn-externals
I have multi externals need to be set within a file externals.txt and I attempt to change the svn:externals from a bash: svn pe svn:externals svn://hostname/branchname -F extenals.txt But the command throws out an error: svn: E205007: None of the environment variables SVN_EDITOR, VISUAL or EDITOR are set, and no...

Replacing directory with external results in “working copy locked” on `update`

svn,svn-externals
(Related to: SVN externals repo "is already locked" on update) I started off with a repository structure like this: ^/ ├ module1/ │ ├ foo/ │ ├ bar/ │ ├ baz/ ├ module2/ The directory ^/bar was actually a slightly antiquated copy of module2, and I decided that it would...

Any way to specify the svn revision of externals in a Jenkins job?

svn,jenkins,svn-externals
Suppose I have such svn structure: svn://myhost/repository_main svn://myhost/repository_ext The revision numbers of these two repositories are isolated. Now I have set a svn:externals on svn://myhost/repository_main/foo: svn://myhost/repository_main/foo --> svn://myhost/repository_ext/bar Then in the Jenkins I have a job which uses the svn://myhost/repository_main and I could specify the revision number to update like:...

How to correctly set an external path on SVN?

svn,tortoisesvn,svn-externals
I'm trying to set an external path on SVN. Here is what I do in SVN: Right click on folder where I want an external Select "Show Properties" New -> Externals In "Externals", I click New At local path, I tried setting the path I wanted, but whatever I set,...

subversion ignore nestered externals

svn,svn-externals
I'm working on a big project using subversion, and we use externals everywhere. This makes an "svn up" take forever since it has a delay on each external. To fix this, I want to remove some nested externals. Is there a way to add an external but specify that you...