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From Andy Levy <>
Subject Re: modifying the dot svn file
Date Tue, 06 Apr 2010 12:48:11 GMT
On Tue, Apr 6, 2010 at 08:42, Phil Pinkerton <> wrote:
> I have several projects that are transferring from one subversion server to
> another, which means the URL has changed, my question is what might the
> issues be if I just edit the (dot) svn file and change the URL ? or is it
> better to just delete it and rerun the checkout from the newer server ?

The correct procedure is to use svn switch or if that won't work
(there are some situations where it won't), check out a new working
copy. Do NOT mess with the .svn directories yourself - they are meant
to only be touched by the Subversion API.

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