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Re: Questions

From: Andy Levy <andy.levy_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2006-03-13 15:48:56 CET

On 3/11/06, revathy nagarajan <reva_nagarajan@yahoo.com> wrote:
> I am using Subversion. In Tortoise SVN, I Need to know what is the
> difference between tag and branch. Also provide me details of how to create
> branch and tags in repository. In SVN, branch and tags are created using
> TortoiseSVN-> branch/tag. I need to know how svn differenciate between
> branch and tags. Please help me in providing answers to me.

TSVN has their own mailing list for questions specific to that software.

Branches and tags are nothing more than copies in Subversion. The
software makes no distinction between them. The only meaning is
applied by you, the user. Many (most?) Subversion users/admins use
the branch/tag naming convention simply to remain consistent with what
users are accustomed to with other version control systems.

If you haven't yet, have a look at the freely available Subversion
book at http://svnbook.org/

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