Re: [Rd] rsync -> cvs down?

From: A.J. Rossini <rossini_at_blindglobe.net>
Date: Tue 20 Jul 2004 - 12:17:46 EST

Deepayan Sarkar <deepayan@stat.wisc.edu> writes:

> On Monday 19 July 2004 14:03, Martin Maechler wrote:
>> Note one difference subversion <-> CVS :
>>
>> subversion being a 21th century child it rather
>> optimizes bandwidth over the expense of disk space:
>>
>> It keeps files 'pristine' and your modification.
>> I.e. you need more than double the diskspace
>> but you can be offline to "diff" files !
>
> And similarly, when committing, only the diff's are sent over the
> network.

Just like all modern revision control systems. Thankfully, there are many to choose from.

best,
-tony

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