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Part II. Subversion Command Reference

Table of Contents

I. svn Reference—Subversion Command-Line Client
svn add
svn blame (praise, annotate, ann)
svn cat
svn changelist (cl)
svn checkout (co)
svn cleanup
svn commit (ci)
svn copy (cp)
svn delete (del, remove, rm)
svn diff (di)
svn export
svn help (h, ?)
svn import
svn info
svn list (ls)
svn lock
svn log
svn merge
svn mergeinfo
svn mkdir
svn move (mv)
svn patch
svn propdel (pdel, pd)
svn propedit (pedit, pe)
svn propget (pget, pg)
svn proplist (plist, pl)
svn propset (pset, ps)
svn relocate
svn resolve
svn resolved
svn revert
svn status (stat, st)
svn switch (sw)
svn unlock
svn update (up)
svn upgrade
II. svnadmin Reference—Subversion Repository Administration
svnadmin crashtest
svnadmin create
svnadmin deltify
svnadmin dump
svnadmin freeze
svnadmin help (h, ?)
svnadmin hotcopy
svnadmin list-dblogs
svnadmin list-unused-dblogs
svnadmin load
svnadmin lock
svnadmin lslocks
svnadmin lstxns
svnadmin pack
svnadmin recover
svnadmin rmlocks
svnadmin rmtxns
svnadmin setlog
svnadmin setrevprop
svnadmin setuuid
svnadmin unlock
svnadmin upgrade
svnadmin verify
III. svnlook Reference—Subversion Repository Examination
svnlook author
svnlook cat
svnlook changed
svnlook date
svnlook diff
svnlook dirs-changed
svnlook filesize
svnlook help (h, ?)
svnlook history
svnlook info
svnlook lock
svnlook log
svnlook propget (pget, pg)
svnlook proplist (plist, pl)
svnlook tree
svnlook uuid
svnlook youngest
IV. svnserve Reference—Custom Subversion Server
V. svnversion Reference—Subversion Working Copy Version Info
VI. svnsync Reference—Subversion Repository Mirroring
svnsync copy-revprops
svnsync help
svnsync info
svnsync initialize (init)
svnsync synchronize (sync)
VII. svnrdump Reference—Remote Subversion Repository Data Migration
svnrdump dump
svnrdump help
svnrdump load
VIII. svndumpfilter Reference—Subversion History Filtering
svndumpfilter exclude
svndumpfilter include
svndumpfilter help
IX. svnmucc Reference—Subversion Multiple URL Command Client
X. Subversion Repository Hook Reference