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From Branko ─îibej <br...@wandisco.com>
Subject Re: Node '....' has unexpectedly changed kind, after svn upgrade
Date Tue, 16 Sep 2014 12:03:22 GMT
On 16.09.2014 13:21, hankin wrote:
> The status was ~
>
> Something was definitely broken.
>
> When I remove the file and run "svn update", it is a normal file but
> with only one line.  But the file has many lines and is a normal file.
> The status is still ~ after removing and updating.
>
> But if I change the file to a symlink, the status is M
>
> Anyways, I changed it to a link, removed the file, copied back the
> data, and added it again.  It's ok now.

The most likely explanation is that something (perhaps an editor?)
replaced the symlink with a file that contained the symlink target's
contents. Subversion wouldn't do that itself.

-- Brane


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