How to Install Subversion (SVN) 1.9 on CentOS/RHEL 7/6/5

Thanks to Wandisco, which is maintaining the rpm packages for latest Subversion version. This article will help you to install subversion 1.9 ( 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.

Step 2: Install Subversion 1.9

Before installing latest package remove existing subversion packages from system to remove conflict.

Now install latest available Subversion package using yum command line package manager utility.

Step 3: Verify Subversion Version

At this stage you have successfully install Subversion client on your system. Lets use following command to verify version of svn client.