Logs Google Code subversion post commit messages into WordPress.
Messages from Google are not chronological. It's weird. Don't ask. Complain to them. WordPress processes the messages in the order they are received.
Yes. You need PHP 5.2+. Sorry, I don't do PHP 4.3, which is the minimum requirement for WordPress. Tell your host you want PHP 5. If they won't give it to you, find another host.
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Yes, all posts of the special post type have an 'svn' CSS class for the post div.
Custom Loop. Usually written like
$my_loop = new WP_Query('post_type=svn'); See the WordPress Codex for more info.