[Mono-list] SVN checkout fails

Andreas Färber andreas.faerber at web.de
Fri Jun 6 11:32:45 EDT 2008

Am 06.06.2008 um 16:16 schrieb Andrus:

> I tried Tortoise SVN  to checkout
> svn://anonsvn.mono-project.com/source/trunk

Don't. Better check out individual directories you are really  
interested in, such as mono, mcs, etc.

> but got error
> ....
> Added: D:\mono\release\macosx\setup-files\License.rtf
> Added: D:\mono\release\macosx\setup-files\Description.plist
> Error: In directory 'D:\mono\release\macosx\setup-files'
> Error: Can't copy
> 'D:\mono\release\macosx\setup-files\.svn\tmp\text-base 
> \ReadMe.rtf.svn-base'
> to 'D:\mono\release\macosx\setup-files\.svn\tmp\ReadMe.rtf.tmp.tmp':  
> No
> error

Those files for building Mac OS X packages are pretty useless on  
Windows anyway.

> Why ?

Because Windows' filesystems can't handle files with differing case.  
If you look with TortoiseSVN's repository browser, you will see that  
there's a README.rtf and a ReadMe.rtf in the same folder.


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