[p4] Nuking accidental adds

Sweeney, Tony sweeney at ea.com
Wed Nov 22 02:28:00 PST 2006

//... Is a perfectly good file argument to p4 revert.  And the '-a' flag
(which you may need in any case since the files are missing) makes the
file argument optional.


quis custodiet ipsos custodes -- Juvenal VI, 347-8  

> -----Original Message-----
> From: perforce-user-bounces at perforce.com 
> [mailto:perforce-user-bounces at perforce.com] On Behalf Of R. 
> Tyler Ballance
> Sent: 21 November 2006 18:15
> To: perforce-user at perforce.com
> Subject: [p4] Nuking accidental adds
> I've got a slew of files that are in a locked changelist that no  
> longer exist on the filesystem, but somehow (its been a while since  
> I've attached to this screen session) these files are "locked" and  
> marked for add. Most of them are stupid .svn/* files that must be  
> remnant from an accidental recursive add I did in a project  
> directory, how can I get rid of them in my changelist?
> p4 revert -c changelist#
> doesn't work without the files argument it seems :-/
> Cheers
> R. Tyler Ballance: Lead Mac Developer at bleep. software
> contact: tyler at bleepsoft.com | jabber: tyler at jabber.geekisp.com
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