Re: Choosing svn or git for small scale projects?
Mon, 24 May 2010 15:02:31 -0500, /Peng Yu/:
> Does svn offer all the capability that gits offer in terms of
> branching and merging (ignoring performance issues)?
> ... from the release notes for Subversion 1.5: Merge tracking
> (foundational) it looks like there are the following differences from
> how merge tracking work in full-DAG version control systems like Git
> or Mercurial.
> * Merging trunk to branch is different from merging branch to
> trunk: for some reason merging trunk to branch requires --reintegrate
> option to svn merge.
> In distributed version control systems like Git or Mercurial
> there is no technical difference between trunk and branch: all
> branches are created equal (there might be social difference, though).
> Merging in either direction is done the same way.
Received on 2010-05-24 22:33:51 CEST
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