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Re: Repository Size & File Count

From: Andy Levy <andy.levy_at_gmail.com>
Date: Fri, 19 Sep 2008 20:11:49 -0400

On Fri, Sep 19, 2008 at 18:24, Daniel Orasanu <daniel_roski_at_yahoo.de> wrote:

> I'm quite new to SVN & Tortoise Client, therefore a startup question:
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> Is there any limitation ( praxis experience ) on the maximal size of an
> repository? Or the
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> We would like to use SVn & Tortoise to manage our Help & some other
> Documents . The Problem ist hat there are about 4.4 GB and about 30.000
> Files( lots oft hem screenshots )

That's no problem at all for Subversion to handle. Just make sure your
30K files are split out into sensible directories; some filesystems
(I'm looking at you, NTFS) don't handle tens of thousands of files in
one directory nicely.

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