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Summary Continuous Integration for Subversion
Category scm
License GNU General Public License
Owner(s) chorns

NOTE: Sin is not hosted on tigris.org's CVS server. To obtain a working copy, you must use Subversion and check out the source code from svn://sin.eudicon.com/sin/trunk. Looking for pre-packaged distributions? Try the File sharing area.

What is Sin?

Sin is a framework for implementing Continuous Integration on top of the Subversion version control system. Read a short introduction to Sin here and take a guided tour of Sin.

Why use Sin?

  • Stable codebase

    Sin ensures that your codebase is stable at all times. Here, stable is defined as the codebase obeying all rules you set up in your Sin system (codebase must build, all tests must pass, etc.).

  • Sin saves your time

    Developers will never be bothered with the consequences of incorrect changes that cause broken builds. Sin automatically reverts (undoes) any change that violates one or more rules and notifies the developer who checked in the change, of the problem.

  • Sin is easy to set up and use

    Use the graphical setup application to set up your Sin system in minutes. Once set up, developers hardly know Sin is there until they check in a change that breaks the build - in which case Sin might just have saved the developer from public humiliation.

  • Easy reviewing

    Sin can send checked in changes in color-coded html by email for easy reviewing by other developers.

  • Use your existing build system

    No change to your existing build system is needed as long as your system can be built from the command line.

  • Sin is scalable

    Sin is a distributed system based on open standards like SOAP webservices and is easy to expand to handle new loads.