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From Jan.Mate...@rzf.fin-nrw.de
Subject RE: Move to SVN?
Date Tue, 10 Feb 2004 15:41:47 GMT
Don´t know what they´ve done ... on 
http://svn.apache.org/viewcvs.cgi/xml-forrest/
you can see several projects. But I know, that Ant hasn´t 
migrated to SVN...

Maybe a simple link to cvs.apache.org/viewcvs


Jan


> -----Original Message-----
> From: Upayavira [mailto:uv@upaya.co.uk]
> Sent: Tuesday, February 10, 2004 4:26 PM
> To: forrest-dev@xml.apache.org
> Subject: Re: Move to SVN?
> 
> 
> Eirik Bjørsnøs wrote:
> 
> >On Tue, 10 Feb 2004, Nicola Ken Barozzi wrote:
> >
> >  
> >
> >>How do others feel about moving our CVS to SVN? I've been 
> using it with
> >>Depot and it's quite nice :-)
> >>    
> >>
> >
> >I recently tried to convert a CVS repository (four years of 
> history) to
> >SVN with the cvs2svn tool.
> >
> >It not go well. Commits were out of order, and strange 
> things happened..
> >cvs2svn does not support tags and branches very well, so it could be
> >related to this.
> >
> >I guess I will keep the old repository for history, and just 
> import my
> >project files into a fresh Subversion repository. Or wait 
> for cvs2svn to
> >impove..
> >  
> >
> If you converted, it would be done for you by the 
> infrastructure team, 
> who have been playing with SVN for some time. It would be 
> their job to 
> get the history across fine, and I'd be pretty surprised if 
> they hadn't 
> got that one under their belt already.
> 
> They would be very keen to help a project use Subversion 
> instead of CVS.
> 
> Forrest wouldn't be the first to use Subversion - there are incubated 
> projects using it. Forrest might be the first CVS migration. Not sure.
> 
> Regards, Upayavira
> 
> 

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