|Book Name:||Version Control with Subversion|
|Category:||Computer Books ( CE & IT )|
Version Control with Subversion
Subversion is the perfect tool for tracking individual changes when multiple people are collaborating on documents or specifically software development projects. As a more powerful and flexible successor to the CVS revision control system, Subversion makes life a whole lot easier, allowing each team member to work separately and then merge files. change the source code into a single archive that keeps a record of each separate version. *** Proceeds from the sale of this book support free software development and documentation.
Written by members of the development team that maintains Subversion, this is the official guide and reference guide for the popular open source revision control technology. The new version includes Subversion 1.7 with a comprehensive introduction and feature rollout, along with best practice recommendations. Version control with Subversion is useful to people from a variety of backgrounds, from those with no prior version control experience to experienced system administrators.
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. Version Control with Subversion is useful for people from a wide variety of backgrounds, from those with no previous version control experience to experienced system administrators. Subversion is the perfect tool to track individual changes when several people collaborate on documentation or, particularly, software development projects. As a more powerful and flexible successor to the CVS revision control system, Subversion makes life so much simpler, allowing each team member to work separately and then merge source code changes into a single repository that keeps a record of each separate version. Inside the updated edition of Version Control with Subversion, you`ll find: An introduction to Subversion and basic concepts behind version control A guided tour of the capabilities and structure of Subversion 1.5 Guidelines for installing and configuring Subversion to manage programming, documentation, or any other team-based project Detailed coverage of complex topics such as branching and repository administration Advanced features such as properties, externals, and access control A guide to best practices Complete Subversion reference and troubleshooting guide If you’ve never used version control, you’ll find everything you need to get started. And if you’re a seasoned CVS professional, this book will help you make the leap to Subversion with ease.
About the Author
David Brickner is a Linux and Open Source book editor at O`Reilly Media, Inc. Before that, he worked as a Windows system administrator for eight years. He has been using Linux servers since 1998 and has used them as a full-time workstation for four years. David lives near Boston, MA with his wife Claire, and two good cats. He enjoys reading fantasy and sci-fi books, eating his own pumpkin bread, and going to the movies with Claire. David wants his hobbies to be woodworking and camping, but he hasn’t done enough to make that happen either. David did not vote for Bush in any of the elections.
Version Control with Subversion
Author(s): C. Michael Pilato, Ben Collins-Sussman, Brian W. Fitzpatrick
Publisher: O’Reilly Media, Year: 2008