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Version Control with Subversion 3 [ID:285] (3/8)

in series: Software Carpentry - Version Control with Subversion

video tutorial by Chris Lasher, added 06/07

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Learn the remainder of basic repository commands:

  • reverting local modifications
  • deleting, moving/renaming, and copying files
  • making and removing directories
  • getting help on Subversion commands

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I'm learning svn from you. but damn this forced comment is annoying.. if it isn't forced, it is for me because my screen rez is too low and I don't have a close button and I can't move the flash comment dialog. GARR

28. Andy Carter Mon, 11 Oct 2010 02:57

Yes, This is a useful series.

27. Tristan Guez Mon, 16 Aug 2010 09:42


Excellent work

very helpful

24. Mike Deutsch Tue, 11 May 2010 13:24

Meaty. Solid step-by-step and helpful narration.

23. chandana Sun, 07 Mar 2010 12:08


Perfect :) .

21. anonymous Thu, 12 Nov 2009 13:11

Very useful, thanks!

20. anonymous Sat, 07 Nov 2009 13:04

I am really thankfull to you with my heart for providing

such a excellent video tutorial on svn.

it is really wonder. thanks a lot.

19. anonymous Sun, 25 Oct 2009 23:04

Great videoasd

18. anonymous Sun, 25 Oct 2009 22:37

Great video

17. anonymous Sun, 25 Oct 2009 22:37

Great video

16. anonymous Tue, 20 Oct 2009 01:00

Hey Chris !! I never thought things would be so easy with Subversion. Before watching these videos Subversion is totally an alien term. But, after watching i feel its damn easy. You have done a great job. I am very happy that i am able to work on my own. I wish that you make more videos and make our lifes easier!

15. anonymous Wed, 14 Oct 2009 00:02

Great great tutorial for beginners, thanks!

14. anonymous Tue, 04 Aug 2009 15:57


13. anonymous Sat, 04 Jul 2009 13:14

I appreciate your effort!

12. anonymous Thu, 02 Jul 2009 22:08

good examples of revert! thanks for clarifying that copy will carry all the changes from its source. good examples of move and mkdir

clear and understandable videos and helps a lot more 'to read two books ... congratulations!


10. anonymous Sun, 24 May 2009 11:19

Thanks so much for this whole series. It clears up a lot of questions I had about svn and VC in general.

9. anonymous Tue, 19 May 2009 11:46

This video series is too good. Its a book like me. Thanks alot.

8. anonymous Sun, 26 Apr 2009 23:29

Great so far. Will leave more feedback at the end of the series. The pacing is pretty good; maybe a bit faster would be okay, but that's just me.

Thanks for your work so far.

7. anonymous Thu, 16 Apr 2009 01:55

Very useful!

Once again well explained

5. anonymous Sun, 22 Mar 2009 07:46

Thanks for hosted Subversion CBT. It’s very Marvels

I need how to configure subversion, apache with auto version on centos/red hat el5

Please scrap me or email me …this is my email id:

I appreciate your tutorials on subversion. I tried my hand with subversion once before, but struggled. The three videos that I have watched have clarified it for me. Thank you.

I do have a question however. In a production coding project. I imagine that one would need three copies of files - a subversion repository, a local copy of that repository, and a production copy of the files. I will be viewing more of your videos and hope to learn if I am correct.

I haven't finished the series yet, but I already wanted to say thank you. I actually searched for video tutorials on svn a number of times and couldn't find any (should have checked showmedo first!), and know I can see where I'm struggling with subversion.

Thanks again,

Aaron Fay

Hi tomn. Thanks for your comment. I hope this series removes your feelings of intimidation and encourages you to dive into revision control!

Nice to see someone using the program... it still scares me but not as much..if I keep watching I might find the will to take the plunge (sounds like its a must if I even want to consider myself an amateur programmer)

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