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Topic: Subversion (SVN)

How-to recover from checksum mismatch errors in SVN

January 25, 2009, 5:17 pm

You know Coda, the text editor I sometimes rave about? Like many text editors, it has this handy feature for doing global searches and replaces. But, unlike any other I’ve ever seen, it will happily, and without prompting for an administrator password, let you replace text in files for which you don’t have permission to write. You know, like Subversion repo copies. D’oh!