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RE: [TSVN] Re: port Tortoisesvn to Nautilus Gnome 2.10

From: <Bill.Hughes_at_cgi-europe.com>
Date: 2005-04-11 17:07:11 CEST

Jens Scheidtmann wrote:
> "ke.han" writes:
>> We all know there is nothing like Tortoisesvn for linux. The right
>> thing to do is to start the effort. I am willing to lead this
>> effort assuming I can count on some knowledge experts to show me
>> where to start and what problems to expect. So I'm looking for a
>> volunteer to educate me on Nautalus extensions and a volunteer to
>> help me understand where I can plug into the existing Tortoise code
>> base to create "Tortoisesvn for Gnome"
> From the user interface perspective: you'll have to recreate this
> functionality from scratch, as gnome, gtk, whatever linux gui library
> you chose, have nothing in common with the Microsoft Foundation
> Classes, which are used for TSVN.
> In addition, whatever "Explorer" application you choose in linux,
> you'll only reach a tiny fraction of svn's userbase (why not
> Konqueror, mc or emacs? ;-)

I'd be surprised if emacs didn't have a subversion interface of some sort by
If you were to target KDE (Konqueror) instead you may be able to look at the
cervisia code for a starting place - there's probably a nautilus version but
I don't use Gnome.
I have to ask if talking about Gnome development counts as trolling.....


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