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Distributed Version Control even for the smallest team

Posted 05-26-2013 at 12:02 PM by Face

Some readers of this blog series might have googled for DVCS, and found one of the IMHO cutest arguments against using a DVCS:

Still, I've never seen him without this one here, have you?

But whatever...

I'm so bold now to proclaim that especially for the lonesome cowboy coder, a DVCS fits the needs. Let me show - as promised - what the last post's...
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Version Control even for the smallest project

Posted 10-26-2012 at 11:48 AM by Face
Updated 10-26-2012 at 11:52 AM by Face

In the last post I defined version control as the means you use to keep versions of your add-on project under control. But what does version control actually bring to the table of add-on development? Why should you use it for something as small as e.g. a scenario add-on (ok, ok, there is another flame-war hidden in that).

Well, for starters there are some fancy marketing bulleting points to almost every "product"...
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Version Control in Orbiter Add-On Development

Posted 10-25-2012 at 07:00 AM by Face
Updated 10-25-2012 at 07:41 AM by Face
Tags dvcs, mercurial

So there I was wondering what version control system folks use for Orbiter add-on development.
"Let's start a poll about it", I thought.
"Let's put a I-don't-have-a-clue-what-you-mean option to the end of it", I thought.
...and of course people used that option! Around 30%, even!

So I opened my big mouth and asked if it would be a good idea to start a blog series about version control in add-on development. Some agreed, and well... here I am....
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