Thanks to Wandisco, which is maintaining the rpm packages for latest Subversion version. This article will help you to Install Subversion 1.8.17 ( SVN Client ) on CentOS/RHEL 7/6/5 Systems. If you want to configure Subversion server visit this article.
Step 1: Setup Yum Repository
Firstly we need to configure yum repository in our system. Create a new repo file /etc/yum.repos.d/wandisco-svn.repo and add following content as per your operating system version.
[WandiscoSVN] name=Wandisco SVN Repo baseurl=http://opensource.wandisco.com/centos/$releasever/svn-1.8/RPMS/$basearch/ enabled=1 gpgcheck=0
Step 2: Install Subversion Package
Before installing latest package remove existing subversion packages from system to remove the conflict.
# yum remove subversion*
Now install latest available Subversion package using yum command line package manager utility.
# yum clean all # yum install subversion
Step 3: Verify Subversion Version
At this stage, you have successfully install Subversion client on your system. Let’s use the following command to verify the version of svn client.
svn --version svn, version 1.8.17(r1770682) compiled Dec 1 2016, 13:36:09 on x86_64-unknown-linux-gnu Copyright (C) 2016 The Apache Software Foundation. This software consists of contributions made by many people; see the NOTICE file for more information. Subversion is open source software, see http://subversion.apache.org/