subversion-users mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Dan Ellis <>
Subject Re: Svn rename doesn't copy custom properties
Date Tue, 05 May 2015 22:18:39 GMT
> On Thu, Apr 30, 2015 at 8:02 PM, Daniel Shahaf <>
> wrote:
>> Dan Ellis wrote on Thu, Apr 30, 2015 at 14:52:23 -0700:
>> > Here's a snippet of the running scenario that can NOT reproduce the
>> issue
>> > in a new repo:
OK, we are pretty confident we have narrowed the behavior down.
Unfortunately, the issue is somewhat (very) embarrassing to report.

Our automation tools had been updated to monitor file system changes and
one of the semi-recent changes had been to clear properties when it detects
an SVN move (which catches SVN renames).  As you can guess, the randomness
and non-reproducibility was induced by the timing of the file system
watcher callbacks and our understanding of what occurred during these

I appreciate everyone's time and apologize for the wild goose chase.

How I wish I could delete this thread.

View raw message