svm - command line interface for remote Subversion repository mirroring


    # the svn repository for svm to use
    % setenv SVMREPOS ~/svm

    # set the path mirror/svn to mirror official subversion trunk
    % svm init mirror/svn

    # run the actual mirroring
    # flatten the changesets between revision 1 thru 6000
    % svm sync mirror/svn 6000

    # merge back changes in local branch
    % svn cp file://$SVMREPOS/mirror/svn file://$SVMREPOS/svn-local
    # make some changes and then merge back to source repository
    % svm mergeback mirror/svn svn-local


svm mirrors remote repository accissible via SVN::Ra interface to a local repository.


init path url

Initialize the path in svm repository to mirror from url.

sync path [sync_to]

Invoke the synchronization of path in svm repository according the how it is initialized.


Chia-liang Kao <>


Copyright 2003 by Chia-liang Kao <>.

This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the same terms as Perl itself.