Updated: subversion-1.1.1-1

Max Bowsher maxb@ukf.net
Wed Oct 27 03:38:00 GMT 2004

Subversion, a version control system which aims to be a compelling
replacement for CVS, has been updated in the Cygwin net distribution to
version 1.1.1-1.

This is a new upstream feature release.

The release notes (*well worth reading*) are here:

A couple of minor caveats:

1) One of the new features is versioning of symlinks. One of the automated
tests of this feature is fails on Cygwin. I'll look into this in time.

2) Subversion 1.1 may fail to understand UNC (\\server\share) paths in some
cases where Subversion 1.0 would work. A fix is being discussed on the
Subversion lists at the moment. If this is a showstopper for you, you may
want to wait for a fix before upgrading from 1.0.x.

Max Bowsher.


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