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Re: Overwrite a file without history

From: Matt Sickler <crazyfordynamite_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2006-12-04 04:12:54 CET

but your whole intent is to not store the history, so why would it matter if
webdav supported versioning?

On 12/3/06, Jordi Amatller <jamatller@tmira.com> wrote:
>
> Thanks Talden,
>
> You clarified my doubts. What about using Webdav instead of secure FTP? I
> think webdav also supports versioning?
>
> Regards,
> Jordi
>
>
> -----Mensaje original-----
> De: Talden [mailto:talden@gmail.com]
> Enviado el: lunes, 04 de diciembre de 2006 1:10
> Para: Jordi Amatller
> CC: users@subversion.tigris.org
> Asunto: Re: Overwrite a file without history
>
> I hope not.
>
> This sounds like an example of using the wrong tool for the job.
> Subversions explicit intention is to capture all changes in a
> retrievable manner. Providing a means to subvert this just opens a
> door to the risk of lost content.
>
> I guess what you really want is secure FTP to a central store
> somewhere so you can push to file there for shared access rather than
> into a Subversion repository. If the image is used by an automated
> process (eg a build process) then perhaps the build script should be
> pulling the most recent file from FTP.
>
> --
> Talden
>
> On 12/4/06, Jordi Amatller <jamatller@tmira.com> wrote:
> >
> >
> >
> >
> > Dear svn users,
> >
> >
> >
> > I have a question about commiting a file in the repository. I have a
> process
> > that automatically generates an image every minute. The image file has
> > always the same name and the same path. I want to commit the new image
> file
> > generated into subversion repository every time, but I don't want to
> keep
> > the history of the file, because the svn database size will grow very
> > quickly. Is there a way to commit the changes in svn without making a
> new
> > version of a file just overwriting the content?
> >
> >
> >
> > Thanks!
> >
> > Jordi
> >
> >
>
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