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Re: svnshell-like client

From: Rick Varney <rnvarney_at_yahoo.com>
Date: Thu, 9 Jun 2011 09:35:06 -0700 (PDT)

> On Tue, May 31, 2011 at 5:46 PM, Les Mikesell <lesmikes..._at_gmail.com> wrote: >
>> Not quite what you want, but viewvc gives a reasonable way to explore a >
>repository (especially remotely) with only a web browser and once you >
>understand the layout you can plug the path you need into your normal svn >
>client.
>
> On Fri, 03 Jun 2011 19:57:03 -0700, Nico Kadel-Garcia nkadel_at_gmail.com wrote:
> > Almost any web client can provide interactive command line access to a >
>Subversion HTTP or HTTPS enabled repository, with the WebDAV features > built in
>there. I find "lftp" particularly useful for command line > access, and use
>TortoiseSVN from a Windows client to have the best > user interface in the
>business for client-side HTTP access. You can > use svnserve, HTTP, HTTPS,
>svn+ssh, or file based access.
>
 
> (I really, really don't recommend file based access for clients.)
 
 
 
I think you have some good reasons for this last statement,
but they are not obvious to me. Could you elaborate some
more on why you don't recommend this?
Received on 2011-06-09 18:35:45 CEST

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