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Re: Update two SVN repositories

From: Ryan Schmidt <subversion-2007b_at_ryandesign.com>
Date: 2007-04-24 19:25:36 CEST

On Apr 24, 2007, at 05:12, dieter oberkofler wrote:

> What would be the best practice to solve the following situation:
> I use a SVN repository from a vendor that is regularly updated on the
> vendors SVN side.
> I have a local working copy of the vendors repository with local
> modifications.
> I would like to create a local SVN repository on my site and keep
> my working
> copy in sync with the vendors and my local SVN repository.

You should read the section of the book on Vendor Branches. You'll
basically ignore the fact that the vendor's code is available via
Subversion at all, and just periodically import new versions of their
code into your repository using a script called svn_load_dirs.pl. You
can make a copy of their code to anywhere else in your repository and
start making changes. When you want to update your code with new code
of theirs, you can merge from the imported version of their code to
yours.

http://svnbook.red-bean.com/nightly/en/svn.advanced.vendorbr.html

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