Create a repository in /home/svn

$ svnadmin create --fs-type fsfs /home/svn

Import an existing project located in /soft/project into the newly created repository

$ svn import /soft/project/ file:///home/svn/project/trunk -m 'Initial import'

Make a working copy of the repository in /develop/user

$ cd /develop/user
$ svn checkout file:///home/svn/project

Get information about paths in the working copy

$ cd /develop/user
$ svn info

Update the repository with modifications made in the working copy

$ cd /develop/user
$ svn commit -m "Commiting changes"

Discard local modifications and replace with repository’s contents

$ cd /develop/user
$ svn revert . -R

Show modified files and log message of a specific revision

$ cd /develop/user
$ svn -v log -r <revision_number>

Show differences made on a file between two revisions

$ cd /develop/user
$ svn diff -r <revision_number1>:<revision_number2> <file_name>