Recommendations for CVS systems

Delaney, Timothy (Tim) tdelaney at
Wed Aug 10 05:30:19 CEST 2005

Roy Smith wrote:

> Mike Meyer <mwm at> wrote:
>> Well, the only thing that subversion does that I'd call bad is leave
>> turds in my development directory. I'm tired of having to tell
>> commands to ignore .svn files. Of course, Perforce is the only source
>> control system I know of that doesn't do this.
> My recollection is that Clearcase is turd-free.

Except for .keep and .contrib files. .keep are often useful (they're
left over when you undo a checkout unless you select not to), but
personally I think the .contrib files should be cleaned up once the
merge is complete ...

Tim Delaney

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