Migrating to Subversion

Migrating from CVS to Subversion is an ASF Infrastructure desired event for Jakarta.

Plan

Positives

Subversion provides many advantages over CVS, smoothing out its "excessive character" while providing the same approximate level of functionality, and a much better designed platform on which to develop tools. Sampling of improvements over CVS:

Another major benefit is that administration of Subversion simplifies the life of the Infrastructure team. UNIX accounts need not be created for each user; user accounts are instead maintained in htaccess files, with authentication occuring over SSL.

Questions

Negatives

Migration Plan

To do

Archivals

DONE

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