First steps into subversion

C. Michael Pilato cmpilato at
Sat Jan 22 23:50:23 CST 2011

On 01/18/2011 11:58 AM, Cecil Westerhof wrote:
> You start with the command:
>     svnadmin create /var/svn/repos
> I think it would be an good idea to mention that /var/svn should
> exist.

You're not alone in this -- see

> As I understand now: if I want to have a directory in svn and edit it.
> I check it in, delete the directory and then do a checkout. Or do I
> understand something not correctly?

If this question pertains to the book, you might need to rephrase it --
perhaps point out the book section that you're having difficulty understanding.

If, on the other hand, this is a general question about Subversion, please
re-ask it on the appropriate mailing list: users at


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