Subversion is an open source version control system. Developers use Subversion to maintain current and historical versions of files such as source code, web pages, and documentation.

This plug-in allows HCL Launch to checkout and export code from Subversion.

Quick Info

HCL Launch
HCL Launch version 7.0 or later
Created by
HCL Software
Version Name Action




The Subversion-Export plugin automates accessing data from a Subversion directory.

This plugin includes one or more steps, click Steps for step details and properties.


This plug-in requires HCL Launch version 7.0 or later.

This plug-in runs on all operating systems that HCL Launch supports.


See Installing plugins in HCL Launch for installing and removing plugins.


The following table describes the changes made in each plugin version.

Plugin history details
Version Description
5 Minor enhancements


Use the Subversion-Export plugin to checkout a directory tree or working copy from the Subversion repository as part of a deployment process.

Step palette

To access this plugin in the palette, click Repositories > Source > Subversion.


The following process steps are available in the Subversion-Export plugin.

Svn Export

Use this step to checkout or export data from the Subversion repository.

Input properties for the Svn Export step
Name Type Description Required
Clean Workspace Boolean Erase all files from the workspace before you export data. No
Command Path String The location of the svn command-line executable file. For example, c:\Program Files\TortoiseSVN\bin\svn.exe. No
Date String The date to export. Use one of these formats: yyyy-MM-dd HH:mm:ss z
E MMM dd HH:mm:ss zzz yyyy
Project Path String The project path to export to relative to the repository URL. Yes
Repository Password Password The password to authenticate with the Subversion repository. No
Repository Url String The base URL of the Subversion repository. Yes
Repository User Name String The user name to authenticate with the Subversion repository. No
Revision String Revision level to export. If nothing is specified for this property, the export is at the head level. No