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Re: How to Disable Pristine Copies in svn

From: Ryan Schmidt <subversion-2006c_at_ryandesign.com>
Date: 2006-08-30 16:27:21 CEST

On Aug 30, 2006, at 13:13, Aamir Yaseen wrote:

> I want to use SVN for revision control, but I have different
> repositories of different sizes ranging from 4 to 12 GB.
> My problem is that SVN is making backup of whole repository on
> client machine in the form of Pristine Copies, so it is causing
> the doubling of storage space.
> I have some repositories containing multiple files with size
> greater than4GB, and user can not afford to have additional 4GB for
> Pristine Copies.
> Can anybody suggest better alternate to save this additional storage?
> Is there anyway how I can disable this pristine copies feature? or
> any other comments?

The pristine copies cannot be disabled, yet. It's an open feature



svk, which is based on svn, stores working copies in a different way.
I'm not sure how it deals with the pristine copies but you may want
to look into it.


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