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switching to svn ?

jay vas
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Joined: Aug 30, 2005
Posts: 407
Hi guys... my boss is trying to get me to switch a several year long cvs project to svn.

Do I have anything to worry about or will all the versions basically merge into svn perfectly ?

We have a small team (2 developers) so the atomic commits and other features of SVN wont help much, but she wants me to switch just because some newer bug tracking tools use svn and not cvs.
Nathan Pruett

Joined: Oct 18, 2000
Posts: 4121

Haven't used it myself (we switched from pvcs to svn), but there's a cvs2svn conversion script.

Write once, run anywhere, because there's nowhere to hide! - /. A.C.
Ilja Preuss

Joined: Jul 11, 2001
Posts: 14112
Originally posted by jay vas:

We have a small team (2 developers) so the atomic commits and other features of SVN wont help much

The ability to move and/or rename files without loosing their history should be great even for a single developer.

The soul is dyed the color of its thoughts. Think only on those things that are in line with your principles and can bear the light of day. The content of your character is your choice. Day by day, what you do is who you become. Your integrity is your destiny - it is the light that guides your way. - Heraclitus
Have you checked out Aspose?
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