TortoiseSVN vs Azure Repos: What are the differences?
TortoiseSVN: A Subversion client, implemented as a Microsoft Windows shell extension. It is an Apache™ Subversion (SVN)® client, implemented as a Windows shell extension. It's intuitive and easy to use, since it doesn't require the Subversion command line client to run. And it is free to use, even in a commercial environment; Azure Repos: Get unlimited, cloud-hosted Git repositories for your project. It is a set of version control tools that you can use to manage your code. Get unlimited private Git repository hosting and support across all scales, from a single hobby project for TFVC to the world's largest repository.
TortoiseSVN belongs to "Visual Version Control" category of the tech stack, while Azure Repos can be primarily classified under "Code Collaboration & Version Control".
Some of the features offered by TortoiseSVN are:
- Easy to use. all commands are available directly from the Windows Explorer
- Powerful commit dialog. integrated spell checker for log messages
- Per project settings
On the other hand, Azure Repos provides the following key features:
- Free private Git repositories, pull requests and code search
- Support for all Git clients
- Web hooks and API integration
According to the StackShare community, TortoiseSVN has a broader approval, being mentioned in 5 company stacks & 13 developers stacks; compared to Azure Repos, which is listed in 3 company stacks and 3 developer stacks.