With the Subversion integration enabled, you can perform basic Subversion operations from inside IntelliJ IDEA.
The information provided in the topics listed below assumes that you are familiar with the basics of Subversion version control system.
In this section:
- Using Subversion Integration
- Authenticating to Subversion
- Browsing Subversion Repository
- Checking Out Files from Subversion Repository
- Checking SVN Project Status
- Cleaning up Local Working Copy
- Comparing with Branch
- Configuring Format of the Local Working Copy
- Configuring HTTP Proxy
- Configuring Subversion Repository Location
- Configuring Subversion Branches
- Creating Branches and Tags
- Exporting Information from Subversion Repository
- Importing a Local Directory to Subversion Repository
- Integrating Changes to Branch
- Integrating SVN Projects or Directories
- Integrating Changes to/from Feature Branches
- Locking and Unlocking Files and Folders
- Resolving Text Conflicts
- Sharing Directory
- Viewing and Fast Processing of Changelists
- Viewing Merge Sources
- Working with Subversion Properties for Files and Directories
- Diagnosing Problems with Subversion Integration
IntelliJ IDEA currently supports integration with Subversion 1.8.
- IntelliJ IDEA comes bundled with Subversion plugin. This plugin is turned on by default. If it is not, make sure that the plugin is enabled.
- IntelliJ IDEA's Subversion integration does not require a standalone Subversion client. All you need is an account in your Subversion repository.
- Subversion integration is enabled for the current project root or directory.
- When the Subversion integration with IntelliJ IDEA is enabled, the item appears on the menu, and on the context menus of the Editor and Project views.
- The files in the folders under the Subversion control are highlighted according to their status. See File Status Highlights for file status highlighting conventions.
- Results of modifications show in the Changes tool window.
- When using the Subversion integration, it is helpful to open the Version Control tool window.
Its Console tab displays the following data:
- All the commands generated based on the settings you specify through the IntelliJ IDEA user interface.
- Information messages concerning the results of executing generated Subversion commands.
- Error messages.