Posts tagged Version Control

Git – Version Control

Until very recently I had never used any sort of version control system. I was aware of the existence of Git, SVN, CVS, Darcs, Mercurial etc. but never needed to use any. A version control system is a setup where by the changes to a set of files are tracked over time. This enables a timeline of the projects history to see what changes were made when and by whom. It allows for multiple people to work on a project and submit changes and patches.

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