As the title says, I was trying to setup my Mac with a Subversion client. Althought I have been using Mac for a few months now, I always jump into my Windows VM to do certain things and this was one of them (purely because I like TortoiseSVN). However, today, I decided to setup Mac [...]
I just spotted this interesting article on How to Upgrade your WordPress installation using Subversion . The article talks about how first timers can start using Subversion to download the latest version of WordPress, how you can switch your existing blog to start using Subversion for updates, how you can download the bleeding edge versions, [...]
One of my earlier posts about forcing SVN comments talks about doing a pre-commit hook on SVN before every commit is made. The problem with that is, it needs to be done on the SVN server and not always you’ve got access to that. But as a developer you can force yourself to always comment [...]
If you are using Subversion, you might have come across this issue. Multiple developers working on a set of files and committing them without any comments. If you decide to force comments on every commit, here is a little pre-commit hook script that will do the job. Just to be clear, a pre-commit script is [...]
I just read on Jim Priest’s blog about this SVN related free book and I think its a great book. Being a regular SVN user for almost all my work, I think this book can be very useful for me or anyone else who uses SVN. Thanks Jim.