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From "Lee Meador" <...@leemeador.com>
Subject Re: Problem with long path name?
Date Mon, 01 May 2006 20:39:56 GMT
In Windows you can't have two files in the same directory with filenames
that only differ as to case. That's why you can't rename a file in Windows
and change the case of some letter.

-- Lee

On 5/1/06, Punkin Head <punkinshred@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> Thanks for the replies.  The problem seems to have been with a
> filename that was too long.  We had two of them that were exceeding 35
> characters and after limiting them to under 30 it seems to have fixed
> it.
>
> On 4/29/06, Emmanuel Venisse <emmanuel@venisse.net> wrote:
> > There are 2 possibilities for this problem:
> >
> > 1- your path length is too long, the maximum under windows is between
> 250 and 260 characters
> > 2- you have two files with the same name in your directory in svn but
> with different case.
> >
> > I think you're in the second possibility.
> >
> > Emmanuel
> >
> > Punkin Head a écrit :
> > > I have a path name that is 140+ characters long it seems to be causing
> > > a problem.
> > >
> > > Here is the error:
> > >
> > > svn: Your .svn/tmp directory may be missing or corrupt; run 'svn
> > > cleanup' and try again
> > > svn: Can't open file '{path}\.svn\tmp\text-base\{class}.js.svn-base':
> > > The system cannot find the path specified.
> > >
> > > Can anyone help with this?
> > >
> > > We're using Continuum 1.0.3 with Maven 2.0.4 on WinXP.
> > >
> > > Thanks,
> > >
> > > --
> > > Adam Altemus
> > >
> > >
> > >
> >
> >
>
>
> --
> Adam Altemus
>

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-- Lee Meador
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