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However svn protocol is much faster so i suggest using collabnet svn for performance reasons
CollabNet SVN Server or VisualSVN?
I think now with merge tracking in svn the process would be quite a bit simpler assuming you follow the best practices outlined by collabnet;but bear in mind that tfs is a big product with really great gui tools for managing your source while svn depends more heavily on the command-line so this complicates things if you re used to working with the gui
Are merges in subversion more difficult than in Team Foundation System?