Adding viewcvs for subversion to

Tim Potter tpot at
Wed Jul 21 00:32:05 GMT 2004

On Tue, Jul 20, 2004 at 10:54:10AM -0500, Anthony Liguori wrote:

> I used viewcvs extensively for checking changelogs and debugging
> installations of older versions of Samba.  I think (as I'm sure a lot of
> others do) that websvn just isn't a good replacement for viewcvs. 
> There's not that many features to it, it's slow, and I find it very
> non-intuitive.

I have to agree here.  WebSVN doesn't seem very intuitive to me and it
is pretty hard on the CPU.

> Recent versions of viewcvs support subversion now.  In fact, I've
> included a link to a HOWTO for setting it up.  Any chance we can get
> viewcvs support back on  I'd be willing to help if need be.
> I figured I'd bring it up here instead of continuing to complain on
> #samba-technical :-)

I might set it up in parallel with WebSVN and we can have a shoot-out
or something like that.

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