Ok, so now that I am able to work with the code and interact with Subversion, it’s time to update the website.
1. SSH firstname.lastname@example.org
2. CD therockband.org/live or CD therockband.org/test
3. svn checkout http://svn.therockband.org .
Note the ‘.’ at the end of the svn checkout command line. Without specifying a path svn will use the path in the repository, which in this case is svn.therockband.org which isn’t what we want. Also, if not careful, the files might go right over top of the repository itself (doing nothing).
To avoid confusion, I’m going to create separate directories for the ‘live’ and ‘test’. Now when I run ‘checkout’ I see all of the files getting copied. When I run ‘update’ I see a list of the files that needed to be updated and the new revision number.
It doesn’t get much easier than that.