[SATLUG] Revision Control Question

Greg Willden gwillden at gmail.com
Tue Jun 1 08:23:52 CDT 2010


On Mon, May 31, 2010 at 5:51 PM, Benjamin Temple <
temple_benjamin at hotmail.com> wrote:

> I have taken up C++ development as my newest computer-related hobby. I feel
> as if having a revision control system would greatly simplify my software
> development. How would I set something up (CVS, git, whatever) on a
> Rackspace Cloud instance?
>

CVS is ancient and Subversion is getting pretty long in the tooth.
I recommend Mercurial or Git especially for your own personal projects.

Joel Spolsky wrote a nice online tutorial for Mercurial at http://hginit.com
.

Greg


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