• Name

    svn info – Display information about a local or remote item.

    Synopsis

    svn info [TARGET[@REV]…]

    Description

    Print information about the working copy paths or URLs specified. The information shown for both may include:

    • Path

    • Name

    • URL

    • Repository Root

    • Repository UUID

    • Revision

    • Node Kind

    • Last Changed Author

    • Last Changed Revision

    • Last Changed Date

    • Lock Token

    • Lock Owner

    • Lock Created (date)

    • Lock Expires (date)

    Additional kinds of information available only for working copy paths are:

    • Schedule

    • Copied From URL

    • Copied From Rev

    • Text Last Updated

    • Properties Last Updated

    • Checksum

    • Conflict Previous Base File

    • Conflict Previous Working File

    • Conflict Current Base File

    • Conflict Properties File

    Alternate Names

    None

    Changes

    Nothing

    Accesses Repository

    Only if operating on URLs

    Options

    --revision (-r) REV
    --recursive (-R)
    --targets FILENAME
    --incremental
    --xml
    --username USER
    --password PASS
    --no-auth-cache
    --non-interactive
    --config-dir DIR
    

    Examples

    svn info will show you all the useful information that it has for items in your working copy. It will show information for files:

    $ svn info foo.c
    Path: foo.c
    Name: foo.c
    URL: http://svn.red-bean.com/repos/test/foo.c
    Repository Root: http://svn.red-bean.com/repos/test
    Repository UUID: 5e7d134a-54fb-0310-bd04-b611643e5c25
    Revision: 4417
    Node Kind: file
    Schedule: normal
    Last Changed Author: sally
    Last Changed Rev: 20
    Last Changed Date: 2003-01-13 16:43:13 -0600 (Mon, 13 Jan 2003)
    Text Last Updated: 2003-01-16 21:18:16 -0600 (Thu, 16 Jan 2003)
    Properties Last Updated: 2003-01-13 21:50:19 -0600 (Mon, 13 Jan 2003)
    Checksum: d6aeb60b0662ccceb6bce4bac344cb66
    

    It will also show information for directories:

    $ svn info vendors
    Path: vendors
    URL: http://svn.red-bean.com/repos/test/vendors
    Repository Root: http://svn.red-bean.com/repos/test
    Repository UUID: 5e7d134a-54fb-0310-bd04-b611643e5c25
    Revision: 19
    Node Kind: directory
    Schedule: normal
    Last Changed Author: harry
    Last Changed Rev: 19
    Last Changed Date: 2003-01-16 23:21:19 -0600 (Thu, 16 Jan 2003)
    Properties Last Updated: 2003-01-16 23:39:02 -0600 (Thu, 16 Jan 2003)
    

    svn info also acts on URLs (also note that the file readme.doc in this example is locked, so lock information is also provided):

    $ svn info http://svn.red-bean.com/repos/test/readme.doc
    Path: readme.doc
    Name: readme.doc
    URL: http://svn.red-bean.com/repos/test/readme.doc
    Repository Root: http://svn.red-bean.com/repos/test
    Repository UUID: 5e7d134a-54fb-0310-bd04-b611643e5c25
    Revision: 1
    Node Kind: file
    Schedule: normal
    Last Changed Author: sally
    Last Changed Rev: 42
    Last Changed Date: 2003-01-14 23:21:19 -0600 (Tue, 14 Jan 2003)
    Lock Token: opaquelocktoken:14011d4b-54fb-0310-8541-dbd16bd471b2
    Lock Owner: harry
    Lock Created: 2003-01-15 17:35:12 -0600 (Wed, 15 Jan 2003)
    Lock Comment (1 line):
    My test lock comment
    

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