Updated: subversion-1.8.14-2

David Rothenberger daveroth@acm.org
Mon Sep 21 00:48:00 GMT 2015

Rebuilt with locally built swig version 3.0.7 (distro currentl has
3.0.5) that fixes some issues with the Python bindings.

See CHANGES (URL below) for more information about the differences
between 1.8.0 and previous Subversion releases.

IMPORTANT: Please read the release notes (URL below) before
upgrading from a previous major release. 1.8 includes a new working
copy format with a manual upgrade operation. This will render your
working copy unusable with previous major releases. Furthermore,
there are some issues trying to upgrade corrupt working copies.

Please see the release notes


for more details about the changes in Subversion.



for more details about the changes in 1.8.14.

This release changes mod_dav_svn to no longer map requests to the local
filesystem.  Administrators of mod_dav_svn servers should read the
section about this in the release notes:

Subversion is a version control system designed to be a compelling
successor to CVS.

Please see 


for the latest official release of the Subversion Book.

If you want to make a point or ask a question the Cygwin mailing list is
the appropriate place.

David Rothenberger  ----  daveroth@acm.org

"Life sucks, but it's better than the alternative."
                -- Peter da Silva

More information about the Cygwin-announce mailing list