How to checkout the repository without tags in svn.
Created tags in repository. Now whenever client users do svn checkout that tags also downloaded. So I need to svn checkout the repository without tags. How we can do that ?
Thanks in Advance
It depends on the layout of your repository on the server.
If your layout is in the recommended format (http://svnbook.red-bean.com/nightly/en/svn.reposadmin.planning.html#svn.reposadmin.projects.chooselayout) then the "tags" directory will be separate from the "trunk" directory (trunk being where new code is committed).
Then performing a checkout on the "trunk" directory will ignore "tags" since it's not a child of "trunk".
You can normally browse the repository on the server and move directories around to get the recommended layout (using something like TortoiseSVN on Windows). There isn't a special command to ignore subdirectories on a checkout.
You may use
-set-depth=exclude. See https://blog.coffeebeans.at/archives/288. F.e.:
svn update --set-depth=exclude <foldername>