Monthly Archives: May 2010

Growl Notification for Subversion

I’ve written a little shell script that can be used to poll a Subversion repository and notify you via Growl when new revisions are added.

To start using it, download svn-growlnotify from github, copy svn-growlnotify.sh somewhere so you don’t lose it, make sure it is executable (chmod +x svn-growlnotify.sh), and set up a crontab entry to run it with your repository URL:

* * * * * /path/to/svn-growlnotify.sh -s http://your.repository.url/ 1>/dev/null 2>&1

Here’s the source code: