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Re: Exclude files/directories on checkout

Author levyam
Full name Andy Levy
Date 2009-04-01 06:10:01 PDT
Message On Wed, Apr 1, 2009 at 09:05, Andy Levy <andy dot levy at gmail dot com> wrote:
> On Wed, Apr 1, 2009 at 08:58, Hans-Joachim Gurt <gurt at gmx dot de> wrote:
>> I track a project which includes files I don't need/use/change,
>> e.g. lots of translations for other languages.
>> All those files change whenever a message in the source is modified,
>> and then all of them are transfered again at the next checkout.
>>
>> This results in many useless filetransfers, so I would like
>> to tell svn not to download those files (except say, english+german).
>
> After the initial checkout, Subversion does not send full files, only deltas.
>
>> There is an option "svn:ignore", but as I understand the operation,
>> this only works for excluding files at checkin.
>>
>> How can I configure svn to exclude a list of files on checkout ?
>
> Use a Sparse Checkout and then only grab what you really want.

Apparently I had the wrong thing on my clipboard.
http://svnbook.red-b​ean.com/en/1.5/svn.a​dvanced.sparsedirs.h​tml

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Exclude files/directories on checkout Hans-Joachim Gurt <gurt at gmx dot de> Hans-Joachim Gurt <gurt at gmx dot de> 2009-04-01 05:56:46 PDT
     Re: Exclude files/directories on checkout levyam Andy Levy 2009-04-01 06:05:29 PDT
         Re: Exclude files/directories on checkout levyam Andy Levy 2009-04-01 06:10:01 PDT
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