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Re: Checkout and update atomicity

From: Simon Large <simon_at_skirridsystems.co.uk>
Date: 2005-10-17 19:02:25 CEST

Stuart Celarier wrote:
> When performing a checkout or update from the HEAD, is there a guarantee
> that all items belong to a single revision? That would mean "checkout
> (update) from the HEAD" means "checkout (update) the revision that was
> the latest at the time the operation began." Is that how Subversion
> behaves?

For subversion no, but for TSVN yes. TSVN contacts the repository to
find the HEAD revision, then it updates to that specific revision, so
the update is effectively atomic.

Simon

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