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Re: [PATCH] Fix for sparse updates

Author steveking
Full name Stefan Küng
Date 2016-10-11 11:17:55 PDT
Message On 11.10.2016 16:03, Patrick Steinhardt wrote:
> Hi,
> Please find attached a patch to an issue with updating sparse
> working copies via 'Update to revision…'.
> The first bug causes TSVN to update certain directories in a
> sparse working copy fully recursive whereby the folder has
> previously been checked out with all contained files being
> excluded. To reproduce:
> 1. Sparsely check out any repository. The sparse checkout
> needs to contain a directory structure '^/a/b/', where all
> other files are set to excluded (most importantly, all files
> inside 'b/' need to be excluded.
> 2. Select 'Update to revision…'
> 3. Click 'Choose items…'
> 4. Do not modify any checkboxes. Expand the directory '/a',
> but do _not_ expand '/a/b'.
> 5. Accept and let TSVN update the working copy.
> Expected is that '/a/b' will be updated using the working copy
> depth, that is its contents should stay excluded. But in fact,
> TSVN will update '/a/b' fully recursive. The issue is fixed by
> using working copy depth for directories which have not been
> expanded.
> This causes new issue where users are now unable to recursively
> check out a sparse directory without expanding its children. This
> is handled by doing a fully recursive checkout of the folder if
> the user has toggled its checkbox (that is unchecked and
> re-checked the checkbox).

Thanks for the patch!
Committed in r27489.


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[PATCH] Fix for sparse updates Patrick Steinhardt <ps at pks dot im> Patrick Steinhardt <ps at pks dot im> 2016-10-11 07:03:11 PDT
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