[svn.haxx.se] · SVN Dev · SVN Users · SVN Org · TSVN Dev · TSVN Users · Subclipse Dev · Subclipse Users · this month's index

Re: Can CVS and SVN happily exist on the same machine?

From: Konrad Rosenbaum <konrad_at_silmor.de>
Date: 2006-05-03 07:45:20 CEST

On Wednesday 03 May 2006 04:23, Nathan Drury wrote:
> I share a machine with a number of developers. I work on different
> projects to the developers. They are using CVS and I would prefer to
> use SVN. Can CVS and SVN live happily on the same server?

CVS and SVN are two completely different programs, so they can live on the
same system without interrupting each other. But as far as I know you can't
store the same sources in both systems and expect them to be synchronous
without significant amounts of trickery and magic.

Try to convert the others to SVN, tell them it is the official successor of


  • application/pgp-signature attachment: stored
Received on Wed May 3 07:47:57 2006

This is an archived mail posted to the Subversion Users mailing list.

This site is subject to the Apache Privacy Policy and the Apache Public Forum Archive Policy.