Adam Tauno Williams
awilliam at whitemice.org
Sat Oct 16 20:48:08 EDT 2010
On Sat, 2010-10-16 at 16:49 -0300, Henrique de Moraes Holschuh wrote:
> On Sat, 16 Oct 2010, Reinaldo de Carvalho wrote:
> > On Sat, Oct 16, 2010 at 2:11 PM, Henrique de Moraes Holschuh
> > <hmh at debian.org> wrote:
> > > On Sat, 16 Oct 2010, Reinaldo de Carvalho wrote:
> > >> RCS is local version control, isn't a network service.
> > > It is also per-file. Think CVS with even less features. I also have
> > > some stuff in RCS, mostly LyX documents without any external material.
> > > Reinaldo, any reason why you don't use git or mercurial? That would
> > > make it much easier for cooperative work. sf.net supports git, and it
> > > will NOT increase your dependency on the network even a bit, as it is
> > > fully distributed.
> > No reason. Can you point me a git howto?
> I think you will like it. The only non-obvious concept git uses is the
> "stage", and you get used to it quite quickly.
> Google finds a lot of tutorials, here are some:
> Youtube shows a lot of video tutorials as well (search for "git
> If you do a lot of work on MS Windows, mercurial is likely to be easier
> to handle. I can't help you with mercurial, but google should find good
> tutorials as well. Mercurial is almost as nice as git, only a bit
> slower but with better MS Windows support.
I use Hg (Mercurial) for several of my projects; it is a bit git-lite,
which I like. The Tortoise tools are excellent. I'd recommend it.
Adam Tauno Williams <awilliam at whitemice.org> LPIC-1, Novell CLA
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