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Bazaar Version Control by Janos Gyerik

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Using Bazaar with Subversion

Bazaar works transparently with Subversion—the checkout, update, commit, branch, pull, push, and merge commands, all work directly with Subversion repositories. There are several advantages in working with Subversion through Bazaar:

  • The benefit of being distributed is that branches carry the complete revision history: Since Subversion is a centralized VCS; a checkout contains only the latest revision, not the full history. Operations that involve the history require access to the central repository, making these operations slower, or even unusable when the server is down. If you check out from Subversion by using Bazaar, you will have the full history locally.
  • You can create local branches: In Subversion, all branches ...

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