[pmwiki-users] Re: How to 'automatically' keep a deployed PmWiki install up to date?

chr at home.se chr at home.se
Sun Sep 25 11:49:51 CDT 2005

On Mon, 26 Sep 2005, Robin wrote:

> On Monday 26 September 2005 03:17, Crisp, Steve [UK] wrote:
> > I still think a separate repository, let's call it a staging area might
> > simplify things especially if the update mechanism needed nothing more
> > than you already have to run PmWiki (php, web server, browser).  Unless
> > there is a php CVS client class out there that can be reused!
> Might I recommend that if you do something like this, you look into
> subversion. It's usable just the same as CVS (it was designed to be easy
> to go from one to the other), but avoids many of the issues that you end
> up unconsciously working around in CVS, leading to less repository
> maintenance and more just using it.

I agree... in fact, maybe Patrick should switch pmwiki to subversion as
well? That's totally up to him of course, and pmwiki is so stable now that
many of the reasons for using subversion probably doesn't apply in case. 
But it might be useful?


Christian Ridderström, +46-8-768 39 44               http://www.md.kth.se/~chr

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