Apache Subversion 1.7.3 Now Available

Date 2012/2/14 1:21:51 | Topic: Press Release

WANdisco, a leading provider of Apache Subversion based software and services for the enterprise, and a major corporate sponsor of the Subversion project, has announced that the latest release, Subversion 1.7.3, is now available to download for free from its website, and also through the free, open ALM platform, uberSVN.
Apache Subversion 1.7 was a major release for the Subversion community, and this release features even more improvements. Subversion 1.7.3 adds support for 'svnadmin load -- revision' load filtering, and 'svnadmin hotcopy -- incremental' support for FSFS, along with new subcommands. Other useful enhancements, include:
* the new 'commit -- include-externals' option
* new -- ignore-properties option for 'svn diff'
* new -- patch-compatible option for 'svn diff''

The full information on what's new and noteworthy, is available at the Changes file. As part of its commitment to the Subversion community, WANdisco has made the latest, certified open source binaries available through its website. Apache Subversion 1.7.3 is also available through uberSVN, the open ALM platform for Subversion that includes integrated apps, such as Jenkins and uTest.

"The reason we're able to accomplish this so quickly with every release is that WANdisco is committed to Subversion's success," said David Richards, CEO and co-founder, WANdisco. "We have core Subversion developers on staff, who are actively involved with the rest of the Subversion community from the time a new release is in the planning stages, until it's publicly available."

WANdisco recently launched three migration packages designed for organizations looking to make the leap to Subversion 1.7. More information on these professional support options can be found at http://www.wandisco.com/migrate-subversion-17.

About WANdisco

WANdisco is a leading provider of Apache Subversion-based software and services for the enterprise. The company's products include: uberSVN -- the new open ALM platform for Subversion, Subversion MultiSite, Subversion Access Control and Subversion Clustering. Fortune Global 1000 companies such as AT&T, Intel, Honda, Nokia, Juniper Networks and Motorola rely on WANdisco's Subversion solutions for enterprise-class performance, scalability and 24-by-7 availability. A recent Forrester Total Economic Impact (TEI) study of WANdisco's Subversion MultiSite revealed a 380% return on investment with a four-month payback period. Subversion is recognized by Forrester as the sole leader in the Standalone Software Configuration Management (SCM) category. For more information, please visit us at: www.wandisco.com.

About Subversion

Apache Subversion (SVN) is a version control system initiated in 2000. It is used to maintain current and versions of files such as source code, web pages, and documentation. Its goal is to be a mostly-compatible successor to the widely used Concurrent Versions System (CVS). In a 2007 report by Forrester Research, Subversion was recognized as the sole leader in the Standalone Software Configuration Management (SCM) category and a strong performer in the Software Configuration and Change Management (SCCM) category. Subversion is released under the Apache License, making it free software. For more information, please visit:http://subversion.apache.org.



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