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Re: recommendation needed for very big binary files

From: Marc Haisenko <haisenko_at_comdasys.com>
Date: Tue, 15 Apr 2008 10:31:10 +0200

On Tuesday 15 April 2008, necip yanmaz wrote:
> Hi,
> By using subversion I can easily version code and document files, however I
> have really big binary cad files (<100mb) which I want to version,
> Could recommend to use any other tool or is it possible to perform these
> task via subversion..
> thank you for your time..

SubVersion can handle such big files just fine. I have 256MB files in our

It also handles storing the differences of these files quite efficiently,
granted that not every byte of the file changed :-) This means: if you paln
to edit these files it's better NOT to compress them when storing them in

Marc Haisenko
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Received on 2008-04-15 10:31:41 CEST

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