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Re: Subversion 1.4.0 released.

From: David Anderson <david.anderson_at_calixo.net>
Date: 2006-09-12 07:17:52 CEST

* Sean Kelley <sean.sweng@gmail.com> [2006-09-12 00:07:22]:
> > * Due to various improvements made to the working copy library, the
> > working copy format has changed. Using Subversion 1.4.0 on any
> > working copy created by previous versions of Subversion will
> > SILENTLY upgrade your working copy, which means that previous
> > versions of Subversion will no longer be able to read it.
>
> Does this change imply that if you are using a third party client like
> SmartSVN, you need to wait on updating the server until all clients,
> such as SmartSVN, have been updated to support SVN 1.4?

No. Any 1.X client will continue to work with any 1.Y server (though
features may be lost, obviously). It means that when SmartSVN starts
using 1.4 libraries, your working copies will be unreadable by
previous versions of SmartSVN.

- Dave

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