SVN Quick Reference

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Checkout to a new directory:

svn checkout my-project


svn commit -m "Updated some files"

History of a File, Limited to 5 Entries

svn log myfile.txt -l 5

Diff Two Revisions

svn diff myfile.txt -r 55827:55687

Search Log Messages for a Jira

svn log -v --stop-on-copy $SVNROOT/my-project  | grep JIRA-380

Log All Commit Messages for a Branch

svn log -v --stop-on-copy $SVNROOT/my-project/branches/JIRA-295_4_Branch/my-project > commit_messages.txt

All Java Files Related to a Set of Jira Ids

Given a log of all commit messages:

grep -A2 -B2 'JIRA-314|JIRA-380' commit_messages.txt | grep java 
    | cut -d'.' -f1 | awk -F'/' '{ print $NF} '

Show Every Commit Made by the Specified User

svn log | sed -n '/username/,/-----$/ p'

Get Details for a Specific Revision

svn log -v -r <revision>

Show Latest Changes

svn log -l 5

Get a List of Local Changes

svn status | awk '{print $NF}'

Get a Change Related to a Jira

svn log -v --stop-on-copy $SVNROOT/project  | grep "JIRA-123" -A2 -B2

Add to svn Ignore

svn propset svn:ignore app-classpath .

See here for more details.

Move a File or Directory

svn move -m "JIRA-847: Moving my-project to correct location"

Last Changed Revision

svn info $SVNROOT/my-project | grep 'Last Changed Rev'
Last Changed Rev: 59199


svn diff -r 57859:58002
svn log -v -q -r 58936:59072 $SVNROOT/my-project/trunk

Diff Two Tags

svn log -v -q -r 111:222 http://my-project/trunk

See here for more details.