On 03/24/2011 06:30 PM, Robert Xu wrote: >> > When I do a svn commit, I always get a temp screen that says eg.: >> > >> > >> > --This line, and those below, will be ignored-- >> > >> > D svn-commit.tmp >> > >> > It's open in the default editor vi, so I just delete the line and :wq and it >> > works. Is there a way to not get this line? > No, don't edit that line. You WANT svn-commit.tmp to be deleted. > You should not edit anything below the line. Hmmm.... I deleted it. That was the only way to delete the svn-commit.tmp file. Otherwise the: D svn-commit.tmp line would have been ignored (If I read it correctly....) So I guess I just need to back up and ask: --This line, and those below, will be ignored-- What the heck is this line above?? -- David C. Rankin, J.D.,P.E.