> It appears that
> 'svn log' command does not bring the latest logs from repository, unless
> workcopy is synced.
> Is that expected behavior? Is specifying explicit URL is the only way to see
> logs for particular path in repository? It's a bit confusing that unless I
> remember to always sync before asking for logs in working directory, I might
> miss recent log entries.
Yes, it is expected behavior. See the following link for more details: