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Re: Auto-Add/Auto-Delete on commits?

From: Brad Rhoads <bdrhoa_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2007-04-19 20:07:25 CEST

You must use webdrive to get get regular drive letter.

This might help you get going:

http://subversion.tigris.org/servlets/ReadMsg?listName=users&msgNo=63627

Webdrive is not free, but it's very affordable IMO.

http://www.webdrive.com/purchase/wdpricing.html

On 4/19/07, Tom Malia <tommalia@ttdsinc.com> wrote:
>
> Got it working with "Network Places" so far… I'll look into webdrive for
> mounting as a regular drive letter… is that a free utility or do I have to
> buy it? (Can you tell I'm cheap? J)
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> *From:* Tom Malia [mailto:tommalia@ttdsinc.com]
> *Sent:* Thursday, April 19, 2007 1:44 PM
> *To:* 'Brad Rhoads'
> *Cc:* users@subversion.tigris.org
> *Subject:* RE: Auto-Add/Auto-Delete on commits?
>
>
>
> Cool, Thanks for the info. I'm review the docs now. My next question
> though is what is the syntax for mounting such a drive in windows? I've
> tried the obvious:
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> Net use k: http://.....
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> But that didn't work.
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> *From:* Brad Rhoads [mailto:bdrhoa@gmail.com]
> *Sent:* Thursday, April 19, 2007 1:34 PM
> *To:* Tom Malia
> *Cc:* users@subversion.tigris.org
> *Subject:* Re: Auto-Add/Auto-Delete on commits?
>
>
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> If you use webdav autoversioning, you don't need a job at all. If your
> users are on windows, you can use webdrive to mount the repository as a
> regular drive on their machine and everything will be completely transparent
> to the users.
>
> On 4/19/07, *Tom Malia* <tommalia@ttdsinc.com> wrote:
>
> I'm considering trying to use Subversion as kind of a poor mans
> replication server. Something like this:
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>
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> 1) Set a repository on my backup server
>
> 2) Check that repository out to two other server each at remote
> offices
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> 3) Have a scheduled job on the remote machines that commits the
> directory recursively then an update every few minutes.
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>
>
> I'm just toying with this idea and I'm sure there are some major pitfalls
> I'll likely encounter, but right now my question is, is there away to have
> the commit process automatically add any new files/directories to the
> repository without having to issue separate command for each such
> file/directory? My hope is that I could get this replication to happen
> without end users having to remember to explicitly add things to the repo.
> I want them to be able to just save stuff in said directory and just assume
> that it will get added to the repo next time the job runs. Ideally I'd like
> the same kind of thing to happen for deletes, but I'm guessing this would be
> even less likely to be an option.
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> Regards,
>
> Tom Malia
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Received on Thu Apr 19 20:07:46 2007

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