[R-SIG-Mac] .svn directory installed with R
simon.urbanek at r-project.org
Fri Dec 14 15:45:04 CET 2007
On Dec 10, 2007, at 5:10 PM, jiho wrote:
> This has been true for several versions already but I did not reported
> it before: installing R puts some .svn directories a bit all around
> (in / and in /Applications at least). I don't know whether this is a
> "feature" but this is particularly annoying when using svn for other
> purposes: my whole disk is recognised as an svn checkout. I use
> SCPlugin which means I have badges everywhere too, and so on and so
Thank you for your report, but please stick to the facts, embellishing
your reports with fiction is rather counter-productive.
> So: why are those directories installed?
Because the root of the packaging was stored in the svn and the
installer has apparently copied that root .svn directory.
> Can it be changed?
Yes, done (for nightly builds and future releases).
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