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RE: working with multiple svn branches

From: Bob Archer <Bob.Archer_at_amsi.com>
Date: Tue, 5 Jan 2010 09:30:59 -0500

>Which is the best way to work with multiple svn branches (say 10) ?
>
>1. keep separate local repositories and development environment
> for each branches in development machine
>
> ex:
>
> ~/branch1/...
> ~/branch2/...
> ~/branch3/...
> .............
> ~/branch10/...
>
>2. keep one local repository and development environment, and then
> update it with currently required branch, then do complete build
> every time you start work on new issues
>
> ex:
>
> ~/project/...
>
>Please let me know, even if there are any other ways.

I assume you mean "working copy" rather than "local repository"??? IF so, it's a matter of preference. I prefer to have each branch checked out individually rather than using the switch command. But YMMV.

BOb
Received on 2010-01-05 15:33:05 CET

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