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Subversion, Apache Server, Subclipse installation & configuration

May 24, 2010 1 comment


Ever wanted to have a code repository of your own? Either working on a small project or working with your friends on the next big thing, it would be great to have a repository where you can maintain your code, just as you would while working at your office. Lot of you might have been using version controls at workplaces such as CVS, VSS etc. Many will have an urge to maintain their homework using a version control mechanism. But is it all that easy? Well, it isn’t a one-go shot for a starter. Here is this post throwing light on how precisely to do that.

For beginners, probably the only thing relatable is the name of the version control alone, but how to get it, how to install it, how to configure it and then how to use it, will all be things to follow. There are many open-source free version controls available, do explore their features and chose the one best for you. This post though specifically guides your way through installing and configuring Subversion. Before reading the rest of the post, it would be helpful to get into a primer about subversion / subversion client / using subversion locally/ using subversion remotely etc. For a comprehensive look into subversion, read it hereSubversion  is a small and simple enough version control to run on a development machine to give a full-fledged source code control. You can get down and dirty by manually installing and configuring subversion like many others who have shed enough time doing it manually starting with downloading subversion here.


Manual Download/Installation/Configuration of subversion:

Here are the list of few links that should help get started with manually installing and configuring subversion:

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