Rendering Subversion version of HEAD

Jeroen Coumans jeroen at
Sun Jul 4 00:10:34 PDT 2004

Kevin P. Fleming said the following on 04-07-2004 03:00:
> Yes, that exactly what I was thinking! However, in my mind it was going 
> to be more "automatic", although that may not actually be possible... I 
> was hoping the script could somehow scan the contents of the SVN repos, 
> looking in trunk/ and tags/ for BOOK directories with a property of 
> "render_to", or something like that. Whenever it finds a BOOK directory 
> with that property, it would render the book into a directory in the 
> lfs/view/... area named with the contents of the property.

That should be possible with svnlook and a bit of awk (or basename & 
cut, if you're a miserable scripter like me)

> This would work nicely when the book moves to render-on-commit; when a 
> commit occurs to the book, check the containing BOOK directory for a 
> property called "render_to", and if it's there, re-render the book to 
> the named place.

Jeroen Coumans

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