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SVN client

Tortoise SVN client from

KDiff integration

  • Config example:
C:\Program Files\KDiff3\kdiff3.exe %base %mine  --L1 %bname --L2 %yname
C:\Program Files\KDiff3\kdiff3.exe --qall %mine %base %theirs -o %merged --L1 %yname --L2 %bname --L3 %tname

SVN server


  • Downloaded version:
  • Install path:

  • Windows service:

Note that you would have to give the Local Service account appropriate rights to both Subversion and your repositories, as well as any applications which are used by hook scripts. The built-in group for this is called "LOCAL SERVICE".

sc.exe create SVNServe binpath= "E:\srv\local\subversion\bin\svnserve.exe --service --root E:\srv\repository\subversion" depend= tcpip start= auto obj= "NT AUTHORITY\LocalService"
sc.exe start SVNServe

  • Create a repository (svnserve need write permissions)
mkdir "E:\srv\repository\subversion"
"E:\srv\local\subversion\bin\svnadmin.exe" create "E:\srv\repository\subversion\MY_REPO"
runas /user:Administrator cmd
cacls E:\srv\repository\subversion /E /T /G "NT AUTHORITY\LocalService":F

Configure the repository authentication

  • E:\srv\repository\subversion\MY_REPO\conf\svnserve.conf
anon-access = none
auth-access = write
password-db = passwd
authz-db = authz

realm = MY_REPO Repository
force-username-case = none

  • E:\srv\repository\subversion\MY_REPO\conf\passwd
USER_1 = 123456
USER_2 = 123456

  • E:\srv\repository\subversion\MY_REPO\conf\authz
svnadmin = USER_1
svnuser = USER_1,USER_2

@svnadmin = rw

@svnadmin = rw
@svnuser = r

@svnadmin = rw

USER_1 = rw

USER_2 = rw