• Name

    svn propdel – Remove a property from an item.


    svn propdel PROPNAME [PATH…]
    svn propdel PROPNAME --revprop -r REV [TARGET]


    This removes properties from files, directories, or revisions. The first form removes versioned properties in your working copy, while the second removes unversioned remote properties on a repository revision (TARGET only determines which repository to access).

    Alternate Names

    pdel, pd


    Working copy, repository only if operating on a URL

    Accesses Repository

    Only if operating on a URL


    --quiet (-q)
    --recursive (-R)
    --revision (-r) REV
    --username USER
    --password PASS
    --config-dir DIR


    Delete a property from a file in your working copy

    $ svn propdel svn:mime-type  some-script
    property 'svn:mime-type' deleted from 'some-script'.

    Delete a revision property:

    $ svn propdel --revprop -r 26 release-date 
    property 'release-date' deleted from repository revision '26'

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