Subject: Re: The relevance of ancient hardware
To: None <>
From: S.P.Zeidler <>
List: tech-repository
Date: 09/14/2007 00:41:25
Thus wrote Eric Gillespie (

> Finally, if we are using old and slow platforms only to build and
> test themselves, we don't need working copies at all.  The svn
> export command is just like checkout, except it never creates the
> meta-data and text-bases.

If that is updateable, that mostly covers my concern. Not every user
wanting to track a branch needs to keep all the baggage just to
keep up to date.

-- (S.P.Zeidler)