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Re: Keeping tags/ and branches/ in the "trunk"

From: Andrey Repin <anrdaemon_at_freemail.ru>
Date: Mon, 25 Jan 2010 17:47:25 +0300

Greetings, trans!

> Is it possible to keep tags/ and branches/ in the trunk/ so as not to
> have to differentiate these three at the top of a repository.

Everything is possible, but ask yourself, do you really want to checkout whole
repository every time you request to checkout trunk?

> In other words, instead of:

> branches/
> BRANCH_xyz/
> tags/
> RELEASE_1_0_0/
> trunk/
> README
> bin/
> lib/

> One could have:

> README
> bin/
> branches/
> BRANCH_xyz/
> lib/
> tags/
> RELEASE_1_0_0/

> I think I might prefer this approach, if possible. The problem of
> course is in creating new tags and branches, i.e. making a copy, I
> would need to prevent the tags/ and branches/ directories from being
> copied in the process. Is there a way to do that?

And this one, too.
Read svnbook... SVN is a filesystem, all basic rules of file handling apply.

--
WBR,
 Andrey Repin (anrdaemon_at_freemail.ru) 25.01.2010, <17:45>
Sorry for my terrible english...
Received on 2010-01-25 15:50:39 CET

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