[SciPy-user] Re: CVS and SVN

Janet M. Swisher swisher at enthought.com
Tue Aug 16 14:21:59 CDT 2005

Greg Novak wrote:

>> svn co http://svn.scipy.org/svn/scipy/trunk scipy
>> svn co http://ipython.scipy.org/svn/ipython/ipython/trunk ipython
> If you'd like to make your users lives significantly less exciting, 
> this might be posted on the web site, perhaps in place of the now 
> defunct CVS instructions.
> I eventualy found it on the mailing list, but not by using the 
> scipy.org "search" function for the mailing lists.  That just returned 
> a bit of old discussion related to pros/cons of using svn.  I found it 
> with Google.  It might also be good to replace the scipy.org "search" 
> box with a site-specific Google search, since finding no useful 
> results from the scipy.org search function was quite deceptive.
Good point, Greg. Thanks. I've added a note to the CVS instruction page, 
and will convert it to SVN instructions as soon as possible.

Janet Swisher --- Senior Technical Writer
Enthought, Inc. http://www.enthought.com

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