Subversion Copy

   

The Subversion Copy action copies files or folders within a repository or working copy, or between a repository and a working copy. It is useful to recover deleted files, but can also be used to make duplicates of items, or to tag branches.

 

subversion_copy

 

Work Folder: The location of the working copy. : See Subversion Actions for more information.

 

Work Folder

 

Specify a working folder for the action (this field is only necessary if relative paths are used for source or destination working folders.)

 

 

Source & Destination

 

Specify the source and destination for the copy. These entries can be Subversion repository URLs, or local working copy folders.

 

The source can be a file or a directory. Wildcard file names can be used. The destination must be a directory.

 

 

Behaviour

 

The behaviour of this action depends on whether you use local working copy folders or Subversion URLs for the copy operation. The behaviour is as follows:

 

Source

Destination

Behaviour

Local Working Copy

Local Working Copy

Copy and schedule for addition (with history)

Local Working Copy

Subversion URL

Immediately commit a copy of local directory to URL

Subversion URL

Local Working Copy

Check out URL into local directory, schedule for addition

Subversion URL

Subversion URL

Complete server-side copy; used to branch & tag.

 

 

 

Revision: A specific revision of the source item. See Subversion Actions for more information on the format.

 

User Name/Password: Required if authentication is used.

 

General Options: See Subversion Actions for more information.