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Re: why tagging?

From: Bryan Donlan <bdonlan_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2004-09-22 04:12:00 CEST

From: Kenji Chan <adslbqmr@tpg.com.au>
Date: Wed, 22 Sep 2004 12:05:31 +1000
Subject: why tagging?
To: users@subversion.tigris.org

> I'm just thinking "why tagging". I know a tag in svn is sort of a copy of a particular
> revision. But I don't want this happens, all I want is to "mark" a particular revision
> as "something" (e.g. release 1.1.2b), and the repo should be getting bigger in
> size which is unnecessary I think.
> So am I wrong? Any ideas?

Copies take up virtually no space in subversion, due to its 'cheap
copies'. Essentially a tag merely marks the revision, just as you

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