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From Endre StĂžlsvik <>
Subject Re: [VOTE] Switch to SVN
Date Thu, 27 May 2004 09:04:13 GMT
On Wed, 26 May 2004, Antonio Gallardo wrote:

| Brendan W.McAdams dijo:
| > I've only looked at subversion in passing - out of curiosity what would
| > be the pros/cons of us switching to subversion?
| Hi:
| 2 of the most important reasons why we (at cocoon and forrest) decided to
| move to SVN:
| SVN allows better management of branches than CVS
| SVN is faster than CVS.

It also have "bundled commits": a commit is all the files in one batch,
every file doesn't have it's own history.

It also have the possibility to move/rename directories.

There are several HUGE pros!

The HUGE con is maturity: there was just now a huge problem, and it -is-
young still.


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