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Re: Creating SVN repository for source code ...

From: Les Mikesell <lesmikesell_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2007-03-30 08:06:49 CEST

Swati Kulkarni wrote:
>> I want to create a repository which will contain Source Code of our
>> project.
>> Subversion produces an image of the whole repository whenever any
>> change
>> is made to the repository. (Unlike VSS which keeps version
>> information per
>> file basis).
> What do you mean "Subversion produces an image of the whole repository"?
> I mean it creates Revision which reflects state of the filesystem tree at
> that time.

The repository only appears to have a complete new copy after any
change. It really only stores the differences. And in the typical
case where you check out a copy, then update to pick up the changes
committed from a different working copy, only the differences are

   Les Mikesell
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Received on Fri Mar 30 08:07:18 2007

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