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Re: Checking out files rather than directories

From: marc gonzalez-carnicer <carnicer.lists_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2006-09-21 11:13:30 CEST


2006/9/21, Eric <spamsink@scoot.netis.com>:


> Did I misunderstand that capability of Subversion or is that a limitation
> of SmartSVN?

by reading your email, i guess you misunderstand
the way subversion works. in svn you don't checkout
(exclusively) or checkin files, as you do in VSS, CVS,
SCCS. svn has a different way of seeing things that
helps overcome the limitations of those older VCSs.

i'd suggest you to read the subversion book, more
precisely, the section "versioning models" in chapter


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