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From Daniel Shahaf <>
Subject Re: cannot delete directory with deleted zombie-locked file
Date Wed, 10 Feb 2016 09:23:23 GMT
cpengr wrote on Tue, Feb 09, 2016 at 18:17:36 -0500:
> Questions:
> 2. How can I delete this directory tree?

Try 'svn unlock --force' and 'svn rm' with URL arguments, e.g., 

    svn unlock --force svn://svn/junk
    svn rm svn://svn/junk

> 1. How did this happen?
> 3. Do I need to take further action to report the issue, so the developers
> can prevent this trouble for others in the future?

I can't find it right now, but I think we already have an issue filed
for this problem; see:



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