Apache Subversion 1.8.0 Released with Major Fixes

The developers have integrated a huge number of improvements and fixes

By on June 18th, 2013 13:32 GMT

Apache Subversion, a fully-featured version control system originally designed to be a better CVS, has reached version 1.8.0.

Apache Subversion 1.8.0 brings a lot of bugfixes, which are available for the client and the server alike.

Highlights of Apache Subversion 1.8.0:

• The neon support has been removed;
• The Berkeley DB FS backend has been removed;
• Inheritable properties are now supported;
• The repository can now suggest config for autoprops;
• The gpg-agent is now supported for password caching;
• Authz rules can now be stored inside the repository;
• The --include-externals option has been added for the 'svn list';
• The --ignore-properties option has been added for the 'svn diff'.

A complete list of changes, for the client and the server, can be found in the official changelog.

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