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Joe Harry wrote:sudo apt-get install subversion seemed to be easy. But was just thinking what if I did not have a connection to the internet.
You would have to install all the dependencies manually (having them locally), but the best & easiest way is by using a package management tool. BTW, you should be able to check for all the dependencies through apt-get?