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Re: revision numbers, and a single repo versus multiple repos?

From: Ben Collins-Sussman <sussman_at_collab.net>
Date: 2004-12-19 19:36:20 CET

On Dec 19, 2004, at 9:59 AM, Robert P. J. Day wrote:
> thoughts on this? what's the standard practise in situations like
> this? should i care if a repo's revision number changes frequently
> even though only a small part of the repo is actually being modified?

The global revision number is irrelevant; you should not care about
it, nor let it influence your decision to have one repository vs. many
repositories. Here's the FAQ about that:


This part of the book talks about deciding between one vs. many


And this part of the book discusses the svn:externals feature, which is
vaguely similar to CVS 'modules':



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