Apache Subversion

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Apache Subversion (often abbreviated SVN, after the command name svn) is a software versioning and revision control system distributed as free software under the Apache License. Software developers use Subversion to maintain current and historical versions of files such as source code, web pages, and documentation. (Wikipedia)

IDE integration

Eclipse

Local repository

Windows / Eclipse

Download Subversion for Windows and follow the instruction Setting up a local Subversion repository to use with your Eclipse.

Problems and errors

Proxy settings

Open the servers file

  • Windows 7: %appdata%/Subversion/servers
  • Ubuntu: .subversion/servers

In the section [global] you find the lines

# http-proxy-host = defaultproxy.whatever.com
# http-proxy-port = 7000

Remove the hash symbol (#) and adjust the settings according to your proxy.

See also

External links