[Lazarus] SubVersion vs Git

Graeme Geldenhuys graemeg.lists at gmail.com
Wed Nov 5 10:59:22 CET 2008

On 11/5/08, Reenen Laurie <rlaurie at gmail.com> wrote:
> Git has - like several other linux applications - a crappy name.  I dunno if
> it is a dirty word, but it sounds like one.


> I do not want a whole history of edits if I only want to check-out (svn
> terminology) the latest version.

Git does allow a "svn check-out" without the full history.  Subsequent
updates will then build the history from there...

Alternatively, you can download a tarball of the repository with full
history. Unpack on your side and start getting updates from there..

  - Graeme -

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