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Re: Subversion and lots of binaries..

From: Brian. W. Fitzpatrick <fitz_at_red-bean.com>
Date: 2004-02-26 15:34:33 CET

On Thu, 2004-02-26 at 08:11, Mark Benedetto King wrote:
> On Thu, Feb 26, 2004 at 02:10:01PM +1030, Jonathan Soong wrote:
> >
> > Name changes etc can be handled, and say you have XYZ.mp3 but someone
> > has a better version of it, they can replace it and comment on it.. so
> > we can track who changed what and why..
> >
> > Also, when you are on a new computer or are a new user you can just 'svn
> > checkout /xyz/abc' - so you can get a certain directory down easily...
> >
> Oooh, ooh, you can create shared playlists with "svn cp"! :-)


I hate to rain on everyone's parade here, but remember that your working
copy has a pristine copy of every file in the .svn area. That means
that if your working copy has 10GB of actual music, it will take up 20GB
of disk space.

-Fitz, raincloud

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