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find svn uncommitted files and list their properties

Terminal - find svn uncommitted files and list their properties
for d in `ls -d *`; do svn status $d | awk '{print $2}'; done | xargs ls -l {} \;
2014-05-27 19:07:45
User: dronamk
Functions: awk ls xargs
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find svn uncommitted files and list their properties

Find all files in SVN workspace directories which are uncommitted. List them and find their properties

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Terminal - Alternatives
svn status | awk -F" " '{ for (i=2; i<=NF; i++) print "ls -ld \""$i"\""}' | sh
2014-07-09 09:41:24
User: kln0thing
Functions: awk
Tags: svn awk ls
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The AWK part of the code will "collate" the fields from 2nd to Nth field (this is to handle any svn directories that may have spaces in them - typical when working with code that is interchangeably used with windows environment - for example, documentation teams) - the output is passed to "ls -ld" - the -d option to ls will tell ls to handle directories itself, rather than do ls on the directory. The '-p' option is just for pretty printing directories, links and executables (for added readability).

Finally, the entire "constructed" command will be passed onto sh for shell execution.

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The for statement is an overkill - I am assuming you are at a directory level where current directory is not version controlled, and that there are a bunch of subdirectories from different sources - that being the case, check my alternative command - much tighter and more efficient

Comment by kln0thing 54 weeks and 5 days ago

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