[Pdx-pm] Subversion question
krisb at ring.org
Tue Dec 13 12:07:56 PST 2005
I guess it is often better to give the real situation instead of
asking vague hypotheticals.
On Tue, 13 Dec 2005, Eric Wilhelm wrote:
> You mean svn co file:///mountpoint/repos/path/ ? I think the recommend
> against this even for NFS.
> Maybe you want to svn co svn+ssh://host/mountpoint/repos/path . There's
> also the svnserve daemon (which will actually get started on-demand if
> you use the ssh protocol.) If you're on a lame OS like windows, maybe
> easier to setup svnserve than ssh.
> Checking out _to_ a Samba mount is a different story. Maybe that works
> if all of your users are the same.
The server I have is windows, yes. I would like to be able to create a
central repository on a shared disk and access it from the server and my
laptop (also windows), and maybe also from some linux machines. I want to
be able to ultimately store code in the central repository, but I would
like the ability to make local code changes on my laptop when disconnected
and then sync up with the server later. I am also not confident that I
have the server long term, I may loose the existing server and get
assigned another, so I don't want to have to go through too many hoops to
set up the service, or at least nothing that I can't make into scripts I
can save on the disk space, which is stable.
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