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Version control system for projects involving mixed content [closed]

My question: is there a reliable and simple version control system/mechanism/platform/... for projects with content that is effectively monolithic, opaque stuff? Most of the projects I work on ...
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Emacs VC: How to merge a specific revision from another branch?

Using Emacs and VC and Subversion, how would I merge a specific revision from another branch into the current branch? That is, I would like to do the equivalent of svn merge -c1234 ...
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self-service subversion account creation solution

I am managing a svn server. I need to create user account every time a new user request. Is there a solution front end that user can create the account in a self-service manner? I believe svn can ...
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Automatically update working copy from SVN repository

A coworker and I are looking for a way to automatically update our working copies of a SVN repo we work on. I realize this isn't something a lot of people would be interested in but I was just ...
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I have an SVN repo — without .svn

I have an entirely copy of a large (4gb+) Subversion repository that was copied to another machine without the .svn folders. I have access to the original repository over a (slow) network connection. ...
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How can I synchronise web projects at home and work?

I am currently developing 10 websites for my job. I use codeIgniter PHP framework for each one. I develop both at home (localhost) and work (localhost) and upload changes to the server. My current ...
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Git vs SVN: website storage efficiency [closed]

I know that SVN (Subversion) stores files' deltas in order to efficiently store data. Git however, is a little more complex. What I'm wondering is that if I were to store plain HTML, image and js ...
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292 views

Organizing SVN Branches with TortoiseSVN

How do I organize branches in the SVN system? I'm using TortoiseSVN since I use Windows. Currently I have this kind of file/directory structure. I'm somewhat getting used to managing numbered ...
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Can't get sync with SVN to work to put a directory under version control

I've created a directory on our SVN server and added a local directory with my project to it. It got uploaded and seems to be OK. However, I didn't get those cute green (or any others) icons on the ...
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Connect Dreamweaver with bitbucket

How can I connect bitbucket reposiory with Dreamweaver SVN? I am getting below error while I am trying to test my connection. Note: bitbucket can be accessed via SVN.
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How to check if bzr “Tree is up to date” ? (to only build when necessary)

I'm setting up a script to download, build and install a big project (that uses bazaar) and want to trigger the build process only if the "bzr update" does NOT return "Tree is up to date at revision ...
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83 views

How can I know the list of files added to an SVN branch?

I need to find out all the files that were added to a given branch starting from a certain revision number. What command should I use ? I have access to grep, etc. I'm looking for a command-line ...
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424 views

Replace a file in svn HEAD

Unfortunately, I cannot explain exactly what happened. The result is the following: In my repository I have a file foo.bar for which the correct version is HEAD-1. How can I create a new revision, ...
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1answer
215 views

Free versioning server

I know services like GitHub and BitBucket, but I need even a little but private space to do versioning (doesn't really matters if it's git, hg or svn). Years ago I subscribed to a service that gave me ...
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Problem with SVN and non-versioned documents not being able to update and clean up

I am using TortoiseSVN and I am trying to update a folder completely. However, right-clicking the folder and going "SVN update" doesn't work. It usually does. This time it says: Error Working copy ...
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1answer
166 views

What is the best mechanism to manage files for a single user working on different computers at different physical places?

Background I am working on 3 different computers at different physical places: a home computer at home, a lab computer at univ laboratory and an unknown computer at unknown place. My data files are ...
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putting blog posts under version control

Is there any way to version control blog posts? I don't mind running subversion on my server, but I want my buddies to make changes to what I write and commit to svn, then update the blog post. Has ...
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Setup Version Control on Dreamweaver

I have a win computer on the Network called WIN2K8FS1 I have TortoiseSVN on a win computer and when I go to checkout a repository with Tortoise it asks me for the URL of the repository. I put in: ...
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Will a SVN for multiple terabytes of graphics/images require a large amount of space for the repository?

I am looking at implementing a simple SVN for our design department. I am leaning towards SVN with Versions (OS X client). We have about 3 TB and growing of design images. I'm curious how SVN ...
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1answer
124 views

Git SVN rebase to tags only

I'm extending an open source project with additional functionality. So I'll be basing my code on the released version of the source code. The open source project uses SVN and I uses Git. How would I ...
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1answer
762 views

How to display SVN revision on front page of multi-file LaTeX document?

I am writing a large LaTeX document, and I would like to display the current SVN revision number on the title page. The problem is that the LaTeX document is split into several files root.tex, ...
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Telling Versions.app to ignore certain svn files/folders

I'm using Versions & Beanstalk for svn. My app has some log files stored within a subfolder - how can I tell Versions to skip these when committing? I know it has something to do with svn:ignore, ...
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Subversion: Document Control for Non-Programmers?

I work for a small company in the Mechanical Engineering sector. Nobody here knows a thing about coding or databasing except for myself, and I know little more than basic SQL, some C#, some VBA. I'm ...
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SVN: Possible to have changes propagate to different versions of a file?

I've used the basic functionalities of SVN before to check in code and check it out. I've never touched branches and more complex stuff like that. Is it possible to use SVN so I can keep a master ...
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2answers
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Export files to remote server using TortoiseSVN

I'm using TortoiseSVN to keep revisions of my code. When I commit changes, I take note of what files have changed and upload them to my server using FTP. Here's my workflow: Edit files on local ...
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SVN Getting all revisions of a file

I have a moderate size repository (around 2500 versions) from a project I've been running in the past 3 years. There is a particular file (let's call it foo.xml) there which I now want to analyse its ...
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Despite the fact that GIT does NOT store file deltas, can you still rollback to previous file versions (unlimited times?)

I've read that Git does not store file deltas. If this is true, how does it support file rollback to previous versions? If it's storing the entire file the repository space on disk must grow to be ...
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243 views

SVN Multiple Commands single revision

I want to do something like svn add dir1 dir2; svn ci dir1 dir2 but have it be only 1 revision. Is there a way to do this? P.S. Is this the correct way to add new folders (with contents) to the ...
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Subversion: How to compare differences between incoming changes?

I would like to see the changes that my co-workers have made before I accept the incoming changes. So I start by getting the status svn st -u ...which tells me that I've got an incoming change ...
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Use SVN/GIT for Software Versioning history? Or something else?

I'm currently working on implementing a versioning infrastructure for our in-business applications. You know, V1.1, 1.2 etc for our apps. What I would like to do is have a simple setup of recording ...
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1answer
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Converting Mercurial Repository To Sub Version (SVN)

This may seem like a very strange situation. Initially we were using subversion (SVN) for version control... then we moved to mercurial and used a tool to convert our previous commits to a mercurial ...
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1answer
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check file revision through http only

If an svn repository is exposed through, say, http://svn to users, and there's a file called script.sh, is there a way one can get the latest revision number of script.sh just through http access? ...
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2answers
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Running Subversion on Windows sans Apache?

We're stuck with a Windows IIS 6 server at the moment. We'd really like to get a decent OS version control system set up for it. Can Subversion run without Apache? Most documentation that I've come ...
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2answers
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Subversion configuration related question

I've got subversion installed on my Ubuntu server. I usually do my development work under an account separate from root. However, in order to check in code, I need to be root or use the 'su' command ...
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Want to delete revisions from my SVN repository

The latest revisions in my code repo has been corrupted and has destabilized my app. I want to revert to an earlier revision. But I don't want to simply use 'revert' on my working copy; I actually ...
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Where does subversion download a newly checked out project to?

I have just gotten svn and checked out my first project from the internet. Normally when I'm working with SVN, I have created the project locally. I downloaded the trunk with svn co ...
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Expected FS format ‘2’; found format ‘3’

I've seen a good amount of articles dealing with older svn versions hitting this problem, but my situation is as follows. I am using Subversion 1.6.6 I have 'versions', a mediocre mac svn gui, which ...
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How to relocate our source code from Vista running VisualSVN Server to Windows 7 running VisualSVN Server?

I have been using VisualSVN Server without any problem on Vista. When it is time to change everything to Windows 7, I wonder what's the best way to do that? Is it best to "check in" all the code ...
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Does anyone use hg/git/svn for version control of PSDs/binary files?

I'm not dealing with 1-50 KB JPEGs, but 150-250+ MB psd files for various websites, and I'd like to keep track of the versions with a VCS. If anyone has real world experience with such a scenario, ...
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Compare dialog does not show differences

In Eclipse, my Compare dialog does not show differences between files, if I compare two folders or revisions. For example the text file ant (without an extension) is not compared well. There are no ...
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6answers
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Personal Source Control via SubVersion — stop me before I go too far!

I've been bitten by the SVN bug lately; largely driven by heavy use of a personal repo at work for keeping control of proof-of-concept code, documents and small files, and for keeping my two machines ...
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7answers
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concurrent word document collaboration

My colleagues and I are working on a large specification, in Microsoft Word For the first few weeks, we all worked on separate pieces, and collated these together to form a single specification. ...