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RE: Svn red-bean book...

From: Bob Archer <Bob.Archer_at_amsi.com>
Date: Wed, 20 Jan 2010 12:58:43 -0500

> Bob Archer wrote:
> > I was wondering if this page should be updated?
> >
> > http://svnbook.red-bean.com/
> >
> > There are links for the 1.5 version of the book and then for the
> > nightly which says for version 1.6?
> >
> > Shouldn't there be direct links to the 1.6 version and then the
> > nightly be for 1.7?
>
> There is no tagged 1.6 version. The folks who contribute to that
> documentation invested alot of energy to get the text up-to-date with
> Subversion 1.5, and never quite recovered from the resulting burn-out.


Well, if there is anything I can do to help let me know. I would expect that there is some revision in trunk where a 1.6 tag could be created. I know that the 1.5 version is somewhat out of date but an always concerned when looking at the nightly version if I am reading stuff that is only relevant to 1.7 and doesn't apply to 1.6.

> > I'm not sure who maintains this page so I just thought I would mention
> > it here.
>
> Well, the page does say, "For feedback on the book or this website,
> contact svnbook-dev_at_red-bean.com". :-)


Sorry I missed that.

> > Is this book being updated for 1.7? This book is basically the
> > documentation for svn right?
>
> It is an unofficial set of documentation for Subversion, albeit the only
> known open-source one.

Gotcha.

BOb
Received on 2010-01-20 18:58:57 CET

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