[wp-hackers] first time SVN user, first time adding plugin to directory

Andy Charrington-Wilden andycharrington at gmail.com
Wed Jul 6 15:56:26 UTC 2011

I was using coda but i don't think that's the best tool. 

I will give tortoise a go. 

Thank you!

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On 6 Jul 2011, at 16:46, Tommy Leunen <tom at tommyleunen.com> wrote:

> What software do you use to commit your stuff on SVN ?
> If you use TortoiseSVN, there is a feature "Branch/Tag" which allows you to
> easy create a new tag of your trunk.
> So you have to commit your trunk folder, then create a new tag by clicking
> on "Branch/Tag" in the right click menu on trunk, and that's it.
> Anyway, if your tag 0.1 is wrong and can't delete it, you can also create a
> new tag, and specify into your readme that there is a new tag version.
> 2011/7/6 Andy Charrington <andycharrington at gmail.com>
>> Hi all,
>> I have got my first plugin ready to go and it has been approved. However i
>> am now completely flumoxed by how to actually add it to the directory! I
>> have not used SVN before and am struggling with it TBH. I have added my
>> plugin to /trunk and then tried various ways of copying it to /tags/0.1
>> none
>> of which worked and now i cant delete /tags/0.1... ARGH!
>> I am getting all sorts of weird errors now. I believe i have well and truly
>> messed it up. I did read through all i could find on this but the Wp site
>> inparticular seems to assume you have knowledge of SVN which i dont. Could
>> someone please point me in the right direction? I just want to know how to
>> get my plugin in the directory! It shouldnt be this hard!
>> Also is there a way i can start again with my repository? I would rather
>> start again once i know what im doing.
>> Did anyone else struggle with this?? Its made me feel really stupid!
>> Thank you
>> Andy
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