Version control system better suted than SVN

Chanoch (Ken) Bloom kbloom at
Mon Apr 20 00:04:48 CEST 2009

On Sun, Apr 19, 2009 at 02:55:28PM -0700, Eric Hanchrow wrote:
> On Sun, Apr 19, 2009 at 1:03 PM, Chanoch (Ken) Bloom <kbloom at> wrote:
> >      * Git keeps a local repository with full history in your working
> >        directory. This means at least two copies of everything are
> >        stored.
> Git's compression is good enough that I'd be surprised if this were a
> problem in practice.
> On the other hand, git too uses SSH for write access, so I suspect
> it'll get hung up there.

It appears that git supports WebDAV for pushing over HTTP(S) as well.

which talks about how to configure a certain web server for WebDAV and
Git. I didn't see anything suggesting out of the ordinary patching or
configuration was necessary on the client side of things.


Chanoch (Ken) Bloom. PhD candidate. Linguistic Cognition Laboratory.
Department of Computer Science. Illinois Institute of Technology.
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