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From "Jean T. Anderson" <...@bristowhill.com>
Subject Re: Unusual error creating diff file
Date Mon, 19 Mar 2007 23:54:04 GMT
Jean T. Anderson wrote:
> Laura Stewart wrote:
>>When I attempt to create a diff file, I get this error
>>C:\Authoring\Forrest\Derby\trunk>svn diff > docpages031907_3.diff
>>svn: File 'build\site\skin\print.css' has inconsistent newlines
>>svn: Inconsistent line ending style.
>>However, the forrest site command runs successfully.
>>Any ideas? 
> I'm kind of surprised that you got that error with the 'svn diff'
> command -- I often don't see that until I try to actually commit.
> Anyhow, revert changes to the skin files:
>   'svn revert' build\site\skin\*

umm, without the quotes:

   svn revert build\site\skin\*



> Problems with the skin files are documented at
> http://db.apache.org/derby/papers/derby_web.html#odd_diffs .
> And, huh!, I remember now that I meant to tell Windows users to 'svn
> revert' those files. Current wording still leaves one with the
> impression that they could be committed:
>>It's harmless to commit those files, though it does add some minor bloat to the Derby
repository, and it's also harmless to svn revert them. And it's certainly confusing!
> regards,
>  -jean

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