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Re: History in subversion

From: Andreas Krey <a.krey_at_gmx.de>
Date: Fri, 14 Jun 2013 09:06:34 +0200

On Thu, 13 Jun 2013 21:57:17 +0000, Olivier Antoine wrote:
> I think that dynamic view is still a nice concept. Dynamic views is
> something that users like much, and they desespair when they have to
> migrate to snapshot views.
> You create your view, you have an (almost) real-time connection to the
> repository, your view is available immediatly on all the machines.

As I understand it, when you commit your stuff it also becomes immediately
visible in all other views that look at the same branch. That is a bit

Other than that, the dynamic view is an interesting tool to make
a workspace visible on multiple machines; normally you'd either
use NFS for that, or in 'commits are cheap and not carved in stone'
VCS systems, you just commit and move that commit over to the target.

> But I never saw another tool with these principles : real-time access to
> repository, build based on version (not on time), winkin,

We're at the point where simply compiling the sources on a local disk
is faster than winking in the objects in in clearcase.


"Totally trivial. Famous last words."
From: Linus Torvalds <torvalds@*.org>
Date: Fri, 22 Jan 2010 07:29:21 -0800
Received on 2013-06-14 09:07:15 CEST

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