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Re: build_tree_from_entries

From: Ben Collins-Sussman <sussman_at_collab.net>
Date: 2001-04-26 23:53:03 CEST

Sam TH <sam@uchicago.edu> writes:
 
> Really? Is the major expense the diff generation, or the commit? If
> it's the diff generation, there still isn't a big win for anonymous
> checkouts, right?

Network I/O is *always* the bottleneck on commits. We can send diffs
both ways now, unlike CVS.

It also means you can do an 'svn diff' and see your local mods when
you're offline.

As Greg said, disk is nearly infinitely cheap. Bandwidth is not. :)

Sam, take a gander over the README file in libsvn_wc/. It's a bit
old, but will give you an idea about what's going on in SVN/.
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