Top 10 Interview Questions and Answers in SVN (Subversion)



  • What is SVN?

  • What is “branch” , “Tag” and “Trunk” in SVN ?

  • what do you mean by “Synchronizing with Repository” ? How is it different from “Update” ?

  • Difference between Update and Commit ?

  • How to apply a patch in SVN ?

  • What if SVN Update gives Merge Conflicts and you just want your local files to be overriden with the repository versions ?

  • trunk vs branch vs tag in subversion or SVN

  • What is the process to take backuop and restore in SVN?

  • How to setup SVN?

  • How to setup authentication in SVN?

Rajesh Kumar