The SVN Repository Exploring perspective allows for operating and navigating repository locations.
This perspective contains these views:
- SVN Repositories
- SVN Repository Browser
SVN Repositories View
The SVN Repositories view shows SVN repositories associated with your local Workspace. Expanding the tree-structure shows the trunk, project revisions, tags, and branches, all of which are also expandable to display folders, files, and resources.
Right-click menu options allow for creating new repository locations, resources, tags, branches, and Project structures; checking out Projects and resources; showing resource history and properties; adding revision links; performing comparisons; getting location properties; and discarding repository locations.
The view has this section.
- SVN Properties: The tree-structure of SVN repositories and their contents.
The view bar offers these tools: Home, Back, Go Into, Refresh, Collapse All, New Repository Location, New Repository, Show Repository Browser, Minimize, and Maximize/Restore.
SVN Repository Browser View
The SVN Repository Browser view details the structure and contents for a selected repository in the SVN Repositories view.
Column headings are: Name, Revision, Last Changed At, Last Changed By, Size, Has Properties, and Lock Owner
Available for most perspectives, the History View displays a log of resource changes. It also offers the ability to open an editor for a specified revision, load a revision, and revert the Workspace to a particular revision. Depending on the active view, take these steps to view the history:
|IF in this view...||THEN take these steps...|
|Project Explorer||Right-click a resource to produce a pop-up menu, and select Compare With | Latest from Repository.|
|SVN Repositories||Highlight a resource and right-click to produce a pop-up menu, and select Show History.|
|Team Synchronize||Highlight a resource and right-click to produce a pop-up menu, and select Show History.|
This view has these areas:
- Top: Presents information about the resource; it has columns containing the revision number, the date of the commit, the number of changes, the author of the changes, and the author's commit comment.
- Middle: Shows comments for the selected revision.
- Bottom: Contains information about which resources were affected by the changes.
The view bar offers these tools: Refresh, Link with Editor and Selection, Pin this History View, Show Previous Histories, Minimize, and Maximize.