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Re: Possible to make files revisionless ?

From: Kevin Greiner <greinerk_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2006-02-16 16:41:52 CET

On 2/16/06, Lars Heineken <lars.heineken@diasemi.com> wrote:
> I'm looking for a way to turn off revisioning of certain files without
> taking them out of the repository. Background is that we are using
> subversion to distribute library files that take up a lot of space,
> especially on the subversion server. As backup space for the repository
> on the server is running out we want to keep the repository as small as
> possible but not sacrifice the automatic distribution of changes across
> all worspaces. Is there a way to just turn off versioning on a file ?
> I have looked through the documentation but found no trace of such a
> possibility.

No, this is not a current feature although it has been requested before for
use in situations similar to your own.

How is this feature is essential to a "version control system?" Why not use
a file system for distributing large binary files?
Received on Thu Feb 16 16:59:46 2006

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