Questions tagged with {subversion} are about using TeX together with the revision control software Subversion. There is also the general {revision-control} tag.

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How often do you commit when you use a version control system for your own LaTeX documents? Why? [closed]

I'd like learn about your practices and why you commit the way you do. Whether the practice is just "good" or "better" than another one is of course debatable but this topic could be really helpful ...
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TeXStudio and SVN + Linux

I cannot in any way understand how the heck I'm supposed to ->connect<- to a SVN server through TeXStudio! I've googled guides for two hours and can't find a simple answer to how to connect to an ...
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Easy LaTeX Editor with SVN or GIT connection and auto-update

I've had problems with my current LaTeX editor( Texmaker). It hasn't got an autosave option and overwrites the file every time I save them manually . Is there an editor which has an auto update/save ...
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Print subversion repo number on each page

My documents live within a huge subversion repository. When I print out a document, say, for proof reading or checking for typos, then I would like to have the repository version number printed on ...
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latexdiff + svn not working with multiple files (flatten)

Short question Seems like --flatten doesn't work properly with latexdiff-vc. How can I get this working, without reverting to my elaborated workflow described below? Context I track the history of ...
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How to collaborate on a TeX project using VCS with a collaborator who is not using VCS?

Pretty self-explanatory; I'm thinking of @AndrewStacey's answer, in particular the part about working with collaborators who do not use VCS. I'm hoping for a more detailed explanation / step-by-step ...
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Is there a collaboration system on the web that I can use to write book together with others?

If this question is out of topic, I will remove as soon as possible. I have used neither Subversion nor GIT nor any collaboration system to write any document together with others. I am looking for ...
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Is there an editor with code block folding, one click dvi-ps-pdf compilation, etc?

I am a Windows user and using TeXnicCenter now. But I want to change to another one because TeXnicCenter does not provide us with a code block folding. The new editor I want to use: runs on ...
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Workflow for using SVN for many variations of some base documents (job applications)

For some time now I'm using pdfLaTeX for writing my job applications, which normally contain 3 pdf documents all created with LaTeX: the letter of motivation the CV and more information about my ...
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svn for multiple files

Can someone explain how to use svn-multi in order to typeset the current revision (i.e., not the current file version)? I had to split a document into several .tex files. One file is the main, and ...
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Count words difference between newest and old .tex file on SVN commit

I use latex for writing papers and I would like to bring more control over my progress - in other words - count lines and words. But I always forget to check how many words I have before I start ...
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texdiff for multi-file documents in subversion

I've been looking for a convenient way to highlight changes between subversion revisions of my Latex document in the generated PDF. I am working on a reasonably complex document that pulls together ...
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Subversion keyword string inside LaTeX document

I put a subversion keyword string inside my LaTeX document. It looks like: $LastChangedDate: 2011-01-16 18:09:33 +0100 (nie) $ and it gets replaced (simple textual substitution) every time I make a ...