Re: so I need to install Subversion first?
From: crausaz <crausaz_at_epac.ch>
Date: Wed, 7 Nov 2012 08:20:08 +0100
thank you for this details explanation. Much appreciated.
We got an educational license for Perforce (http://www.perforce.com/product/perforce), but have some problem setting it up. That's why I am looking for alternative. Do you think Tortoise SVN could be that alternative? It seem so from what you say.
Also, I just attract your attention that it seem that none of the pdf manual on this page are working
On 6 November 2012 21:55, Bob Archer <Bob.Archer_at_amsi.com> wrote:
I think this needs to be clarified. Subversion works equally well for
Because locking is not the default in Subversion there are a few
What that property does is make every file which has not been locked
When Bob says that locks aren't enforced what (I think) he means is
Also, if you are working as a team then using a proper server is a
-- : ___ : oo // \\ "De Chelonian Mobile" : (_,\/ \_/ \ TortoiseSVN : \ \_/_\_/> The coolest Interface to (Sub)Version Control : /_/ \_\ http://tortoisesvn.net > > > > > > cheers > > > > Thomas > > > > -----Original Message----- > > From: Bob Archer > > Sent: Tuesday, November 06, 2012 6:45 PM > > To: users_at_tortoisesvn.tigris.org > > Subject: RE: so I need to install Subversion first? > > > > > Subject: Re: so I need to install Subversion first? > > > > > > yes sorry, I meant revision control system. > > > > > > So you do need Subversion installed first on the server? > > > > The answer is, it depends. If you are going to be the only one accessing the > > repository, then no. You can just create a repository on your location machine > > and access it from there. You can also run svnserver on a work station to allow > > remote PCs access to it. > > > > > > > > also, I had a look in the features description but could not find this : > > > can you > > > lock a file so only one person at a time can work on it? > > > > You can, but that is not the recommended use case. > > > > > > > or maybe it is not the right software for what i am after. I am > > > looking at something that allow a team to commit various types of > > > files on a server, and to be able to lock the file they are working on > > > and then commit them for the other to use. > > > > Once again, SVN uses an optimistic locking scenario rather than pessimistic. > > This works very well for text based files. Not so much for binaries... > > although svn can be used to version binary files, the merging doesn't really > > work out. > > > > BOb > > > > > > > > > > thanks > > > > > > Thomas > > > > > > From: Gabri Nurtinaz Shally > > > Sent: Tuesday, November 06, 2012 11:11 AM > > > To: users_at_tortoisesvn.tigris.org > > > Subject: Re: so I need to install Subversion first? > > > > > > On Nov 6, 2012 4:57 PM, "Thomas Crausaz" <crausaz_at_epac.ch> wrote: > > > > > > > > Hi all, > > > > > > > > sorry for the noob question, but I am not an IT guy at all, still I > > > > need to install > > > an asset management program for my class. > > > > > > > > So I need to install Subversion first on the server, right? And then > > > TortoiseSVN? > > > > > > > what does this assets management do? > > > SVN is a client for collaboration file versioning. so i don't think it > > > has something to do with assets management. > > > regards, > > > gabri ------------------------------------------------------ http://tortoisesvn.tigris.org/ds/viewMessage.do?dsForumId=4061&dsMessageId=3026439 To unsubscribe from this discussion, e-mail: [users-unsubscribe_at_tortoisesvn.tigris.org]. ----- No virus found in this message. Checked by AVG - www.avg.com Version: 2012.0.2221 / Virus Database: 2441/5377 - Release Date: 11/06/12 ------------------------------------------------------ http://tortoisesvn.tigris.org/ds/viewMessage.do?dsForumId=4061&dsMessageId=3026519 To unsubscribe from this discussion, e-mail: [users-unsubscribe_at_tortoisesvn.tigris.org].Received on 2012-11-07 08:15:10 CET
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