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Re: Branching limit

From: Andy Levy <andy.levy_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2007-05-10 02:50:05 CEST

On 5/8/07, Azevedo Geovany <geovanyazevedo@yahoo.com.br> wrote:
> Im a begining user in SVN, and Id like to know if
> there are a max number of branches for repository
> suported.

There is no actual "branch" concept in Subversion, a branch is just a
naming convention for a copy of a directory.

For all practical purposes, there isn't really a limit as far as the
number of branches/copies you can make with Subversion (as far as I
can tell from discussion here). Each time you commit a copy it'll
increment the revision #. There are projects with over 500K revisions,
and on most systems the revision number is a 32-bit integer.

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