Add new files/directory to subversion repository

svn status | grep '^\?' | sed -e 's/^\?//g' | xargs svn add
These part of the command: svn status | grep '^\?' => find new file or directory on working copy sed -e 's/^\?//g' => remove "^" character on the first character of file name xargs svn add => add file to subversion repository You can modify above command to other circumtances, like revert addition files or commit files that have been modified. ^_^

2009-02-28 03:00:28

What Others Think

It's useful sometimes, but it's also dangerous to do this automatically at most of the time, we always add new files/directories manually in our team.
xupeng · 655 weeks and 6 days ago
Have you recently read a book from Neal Ford? :-)
H4rpy · 655 weeks and 4 days ago
I always run svn status as svn status -q to not display '?' for unknown files. Before I knew about the -q option I was doing: svn status | grep '^[^\?]' which searches for anything not beginning with '?'
bwoodacre · 655 weeks and 3 days ago
@bwoodacre Thanks for -q option ^_^ @H4rpy I haven't read the book. And thank you for information
dollyaswin · 655 weeks and 2 days ago

What do you think?

Any thoughts on this command? Does it work on your machine? Can you do the same thing with only 14 characters?

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