removing old branches

Archaic archaic at
Fri May 12 16:10:51 PDT 2006

On Fri, May 12, 2006 at 06:07:03PM -0500, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
> I wouldn't remove anything.  It is a historical record.  Also, tags take
> up almost no room.  They are really just a set of pointers.

Bruce, this is SVN. There is no purging. And yes, this does take up room
(and time) when you have to retrieve the root of the repo. Look in
LFS/trunk and you will see a file documenting exactly what revision
each tag/branch was removed. It is trivial to grab the revision you
need. Also, the XML is already archived for historical purposes at


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