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Version Control with Subversion 2 [ID:284] (2/8)

in series: Software Carpentry - Version Control with Subversion

video tutorial by Chris Lasher, added 06/07

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Get started with the command line-based Subversion client:

  • checking out a local copy of a repository
  • adding files to a repository
  • checking for local modifications
  • committing changes to a repository
  • synchronizing the local copy with the repository

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Very useful, thank you.

33. Rodneytype Wed, 29 Sep 2010 15:17

Learning subversion

Thank you !

Easy and interesting - Subtitles would be useful, because I work in an open space and I don't have earphones, so I only watch, I suppose you give some explanations in the sound track I missed. Subtitles are useful also for foreigners, to understand better.

I am learning lots thanks for the update :-)

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Friendly step 2, a little more understanding happening. Bring on step 3!

good stuff!

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Extremely helpful video. Please continue such great work. Good Luck.

26. nppxtprbn Thu, 21 Jan 2010 12:38

Video was very good. +1000 for the comment in the end. A demo for using the checkout command on any online repository would have been helpful.

25. anonymous Wed, 06 Jan 2010 07:29

good basic intro

24. anonymous Fri, 27 Nov 2009 07:10

Great tutorial! Keep it up.

23. anonymous Mon, 02 Nov 2009 20:52

Great work! It would also help if you can demo setting up SVN from the scratch. How to connect to it from Windows OS.

22. anonymous Mon, 05 Oct 2009 07:49

A very nice start to a fresher

21. anonymous Sun, 20 Sep 2009 02:54

good tutorial, I like the style

20. anonymous Wed, 09 Sep 2009 19:15

I love it. It is real helpful.

19. anonymous Tue, 04 Aug 2009 15:43

still going well

18. anonymous Thu, 02 Jul 2009 21:47

good practical examples. I like that you include best practices as well as syntax.

17. anonymous Wed, 01 Jul 2009 12:27

If you target total beginners, I think you should give a bit of theory before you show the actual commands

16. anonymous Wed, 01 Jul 2009 12:11

very good

15. anonymous Wed, 03 Jun 2009 10:12

good stuff keep up the good work

14. anonymous Fri, 29 May 2009 15:27

Great tutorials - very clear and easy to follow for new beginners like myself.

ok, good, A+ vote.

But I've the problem to accesso a svn server from my notebook, via ssh. Do you think to make a video about this topic ?

12. anonymous Fri, 22 May 2009 12:41

Thanks .good source for learn SVN

11. anonymous Mon, 27 Apr 2009 18:17

am I spacing but do you never show how to create a repository, say the initial one?

10. anonymous Fri, 24 Apr 2009 00:11

too helpful, thank you very much.

9. anonymous Wed, 22 Apr 2009 05:03

good intro to the basic concepts. Good speed. Maybe a mention of other version controls like mercury or bazaar would be interesting.

8. anonymous Sat, 18 Apr 2009 07:58

Why didn't this cover creating a new repository?

7. anonymous Mon, 13 Apr 2009 13:54

Really great video

6. anonymous Sat, 11 Apr 2009 21:38

great video

5. anonymous Sat, 14 Feb 2009 16:23

Thanks for giving a brief introduction about the svn command

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