Updating svn client
If you need LTS, then 16.04LTS Xenial Xerus has svn version 1.9.3.An alternative solution is to use what's called "apt-pinning" or simply "pinning", to install the Yakkety/Xenial version of svn, without having to update the whole of Ubuntu.
If these UUIDs don't match, the working copy relocation is disallowed.The hostname may change because the repository is now being served from a different computer.Or, perhaps the URL scheme changes because the repository is now being served via SSL (using for a repository shouldn't suddently cause all the working copies which point to that repository to become forever unusable. Rather than force users to check out a new working copy when a repository is relocated, Subversion provides the syntax allows you to update one or more working copies by what essentially amounts to a find-and-replace within the repository root URLs recorded in those working copies.As new versions of Subversion are released, the format used for the working copy metadata changes to accomodate new features or fix bugs.Older versions of Subversion would automatically upgrade working copies to the new format the first time the working copy was used by the new version of the software.Whereas an Ubuntu version update would keep your system relatively clean, and with a guaranteed maintenance cycle from Ubuntu.
Now that you have checked out a working copy from a Subversion repository you can see your files in the windows explorer with changed icons.
This is one of the reasons why Tortoise SVN is so popular.
Tortoise SVN adds a so called overlay icon to each file icon which overlaps the original file icon.
This however often results in updating an awful lot of your system anyway, because the newer version of svn, relies on newer versions of other packages which rely on other packages, etc, etc.
See these instructions for doing this if you really don't want to update all of Ubuntu.
(And really, you'd be hard pressed to come up with a compelling reason to relocate only a piece of your working copy anyway.) Let's look at one final relocation opportunity.