Re: Version control systems (Re: Renewed my site)

From: Glenn Holmer (
Date: 2007-01-12 12:05:05

On Thursday 11 January 2007 15:38, Marko Mäkelä wrote:
> > I've been thinking about moving to SVN at home, because of the many
> > advantages, but I fear loosing my version history.
> If I were you, I'd give cvs2svn a try (fiddle with the parameters
> until the outcome is satisfactory) and keep a backup of the original
> repository just in case.

We just switched from CVS to Subversion at work, the primary reason 
being that in Subversion you can move things around and not lose 
history.  I used cvs2svn and it worked beautifully; we still have 
history going back seven years and all the branches and tags.

Now, since I like to code on my 64C and not use cross-compilers... if 
only there were only some form of revision control for our little 

Glenn Holmer (Q-Link: ShadowM)

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