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Re: How costly if we are creating tags for every continuous build?

From: baz themail <bazthemail_at_gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 30 Mar 2009 14:21:19 -0700

Excellent. Andy, thank you for your reply as always.

Is there any best practice to handle hundreds of labels?

On Mon, Mar 30, 2009 at 2:19 PM, Andy Levy <andy.levy_at_gmail.com> wrote:

> On Mon, Mar 30, 2009 at 17:12, baz themail <bazthemail_at_gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > I would like to create tags for every continuous build and would like to
> > know how "costly" in terms of disk space and SVN server usage. Can anyone
> > give some advice on this subject?
> >
> > I understand that in SVN, creating tags of a branch is no different than
> > copying a branch. How much disk space will it take? For example, if my
> trunk
> > is about 100MB, then how big will the tag/label?
> >
> > If we have hundreds of tags, will it slow down the SVN server?
> All copies in Subversion are "cheap". Each will take about 1KB,
> regardless of the size of what you're copying. They won't "slow down"
> the server any more than having a lot of files on your PC's hard drive
> "slows down" the PC.


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