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Re: svn server updating from another svn server

From: Andy Levy <andy.levy_at_gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 30 Jan 2010 07:17:41 -0500

On Sat, Jan 30, 2010 at 05:31, Domenico Urbano
<domenico.urbano_at_gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi svn users! I'm new to subversion, so i apologize in advance if the
> question is silly.
>
> In my research group we need to have a local copy of this project:
> http://www.reproducibility.org/wiki/Main_Page
>
> i've downloaded via svn checkout:
> svn co https://rsf.svn.sourceforge.net/svnroot/rsf/trunk /opt/rsf/src
> and everything is ok.
>
> Then we need to have a local svn repository, which contains the same data
> from sourceforge, plus our local users' sources.
> I've set up the local repository, importing the current revision from
> sourceforge:
> svn import /opt/rsf/src file:///svnrepos/rsf
>
> Local users can work on file:///svnrepos/rsf repository without any problem,
> but my question is: how can i periodically update the repository from the
> main svn server (sourceforge)?
>
> In other words i need the local svn server to act also as a client which
> regularly updates its content from the sourceforge repository, while keeping
> local users' directories.

You can't automate it entirely, but what you're describing is Vendor
Branches. http://svnbook.red-bean.com/en/1.5/svn.advanced.vendorbr.html
Received on 2010-01-30 13:18:19 CET

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