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RE: Creating more than one repo

From: Les Mikesell <lesmikesell_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2006-09-30 22:09:31 CEST

On Sat, 2006-09-30 at 08:49, Marc wrote:

> Another reason why we chose Working Copies as the website publishing method
> was because we can simply do an "update", and grab only those files that
> have changed, making for a fast, well, UPDATE of the site. With exports,
> don't you get the whole codebase over again, each time? For some of our
> sites, that could be a difference between sending up 4 or 5 specific files,
> or sending up the entire web application at 300+mb...

You'd probably want to export to a local test/staging area, then
run a scripted rsync to the real server(s). Rsync is probably
even more efficient at updating differences to remote files.
Or you could rsync from a local working copy, excluding the
.svn directory, but if you do that you should be careful to
make a tag and update from the tag or something similar in
the script to be sure that what you publish is actually a
known version in the repository.

-- 
  Les Mikesell
   lesmikesell@gmail.com
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