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Version Control with Subversion

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Written by members of the development team that maintains Subversion, this is the official guide and reference manual for the popular open source revision control technology. The new edition covers Subversion 1.5 with a complete introduction and guided tour of its capabilities, along with best practice recommendations.

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Paperback, 432 pages
Published September 30th 2008 by O'Reilly Media (first published January 1st 2004)
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Rob
Sep 10, 2007 Rob rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: version control aficionados
Shelves: technical, 2007
Got through about half of it; did the core exercises for setting up and working with SVN. Didn't really get too deep into the more advanced stuff; my work (at work) isn't technical enough to require that knowledge and my personal projects weren't going to "go there" either.

I found the book clear enough to get the specifics across; I think it assumes a working knowledge of version control concepts though. (That said, it makes a token effort at giving the "high-level overview" for version control
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Sean
Mar 02, 2009 Sean rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Great book for learning and implementing subversion quickly. Lots of clear examples of how to set up repositories, users and the various forms of repository sharing. It was perfect for my learning needs and I continue to use it as a reference.
B. Scott Andersen
I needed to get up-to-speed on SVN quickly and this book was exactly what I needed. It is well organized and proceeds though views from an end user making small changes, all the way through things a repository administrator would need to know.
Doevhiey
This book very useful to people of widely different backgrounds—from people with no previous experience in version control to experienced system administrators. Depending on our background, certain chapters may be more or less important to you.
Niels Bjerg
Nov 11, 2010 Niels Bjerg rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
THE book to read if you need to polish off your svn skills. Concerns about branching, merging and strategies for both will be a thing of the past
Christian
Feb 17, 2009 Christian rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Gute Einführung, viele gut erklärte Informationen - wie bspw. die Tatsache, das Eigenschaften nicht versioniert werden - und praktischer Referenzteil.

Hatte ich 2006 schon einmal gelesen.
Ivy Reisner
Jun 01, 2012 Ivy Reisner rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Great information on how to use Subversion. Not so much on how to set it up. Overall, extremely helpful
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