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From David Weintraub <>
Subject Re: subversion checkout accidently to C:\ drive - how undue?
Date Thu, 13 Jan 2011 15:31:03 GMT
On Thu, Jan 13, 2011 at 9:46 AM, dba2010 <> wrote:
> I accidently checked out a project to the c drive and now all of the
> folders on the c drive including the program files have question marks
> on them and are read only.  How do I undue this?

Can you delete these from the command line via the "rd /s/q" command?

I can't imagine how you're able to create a folder, but not be able to
delete it in Windows. However, it may be possible that some Window
process (maybe Windows Explorer itself) has a directory of file that
it thinks is open.

You may have to reboot your system to kill whatever process is holding
that file or directory open and then open up a command line prompt and
delete via the "rd /s/q" command. You can see that via the Task

David Weintraub

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