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  3. Subversion


Summary of Subversion

Subversion is one of the reversion control system that helps developers to maintain current and historical versions of files.

Do not use Subversion in this project

Select this option if you do not wish to use Subversion in this project. "Subversion" tab on the top of the page will not be shown.

Create a repository on Backlog

The URL of your project will be https://[Space ID].backlog.com/svn/[Project key].

e.g. https://demo.backlog.com/svn/DORA/

To access this Subversion repository, you'll be asked to enter your user ID and password. You can receive the summary of commits via email if you set Project Mail and Subversion on at your Personal Setting page.

Use external repository (Premium plan or higher)

If your company already has Subversion repository, you can use that existing repository of external servers. The repository is accessible using http or https. Users can view the repository revision information and commit log. Please note that when you decided to use external repository, it could take a while to display the screen as the revision information and files are acquired through a network.

Accessing repository on Backlog server and "Subversion" page are available for Administrator and Normal Users. Other users, Reporters and Guest users, cannot access the repository or "Subversion" page.

Subversion Setting

"Subversion" can be reached from "Project Settings" on Project Home page. Select the setting you prefer and press "Submit".

Repository Browser

You can access the most updated repository tree.

Latest 10 commits

The summary of the latest 10 commits are shown. You can check who had committed what at a glance.

Revision Summary

The date and time of the revision, the member, and the details of commit can be viewed.

Also "Pathnames affected by commit" are shown on this page.


The histories of directory files in repository.


The histories of directory files in repository.

File Browser

Text files, such as source codes and HTML files, are displayed with numbered line and colors.

The contents of the file can be displayed on the web browser or be downloaded. The image fines are displayed in the proper size and they can be downloaded.