svn: Entry has unexpectedly changed special status

If you have this error after tryin a commit, for sure you have replaced a standard file with a symlink or viceversa, haven’t you?

In that case, what you have to do is just **svn add ** and svn will replace the file with the new one!

Were you already scared :D ?

Anyway, the correct procedure to replace a real file with a symlink in svn is the following:

  1. svn remove of the file you want to link

  2. ln -s

  3. svn add of the new link

;)

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