Grabbing a file from a Subversion repositry

Published: Wednesday, Dec 26, 2007 Last modified: Monday, Nov 23, 2020

I needed to get a particular file out to compare it to a newer file. I needed more than diff as I needed to run groff over these files.

svn cat -r771  svn+ssh://hendry@bilbo/home/hendry/repo/debian/manpage/dovecot.8  > testing.8