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On 3/5/07, Srinivasan, Rajagopal (IE10)
> 1> Does SVN have a roadmap to support binary files? May be framework support
> for the users to write their own plug for their binary formats?
That is a desirable idea, but it's not on any roadmap. One of the
problems is that even if the framework existed, do you know of any
merging tools for *any* binary formats? They're almost impossible to
find. Thus, the motivation to add the framework is low.
> 2> Subversion performs version control based on files.
> In our application, version control may be required at object levels as
> Is there some way of performing version control for elements within files?
No, there's no way to do that in Subversion. I once heard that IBM's
'Stellation' version control system was capable of this, but I don't
think the project is very active:
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