Question about Source Control
steve+comp.lang.python at pearwood.info
Tue Mar 18 14:45:18 CET 2014
On Tue, 18 Mar 2014 19:08:17 +1100, Chris Angelico wrote:
> On Tue, Mar 18, 2014 at 6:55 PM, Steven D'Aprano <steve at pearwood.info>
>> I don't think that *version* control is the right model to describe
>> what hg and git do, although it may be appropriate for subversion. hg
>> doesn't manage *versions*, it manages changes to source code
> Meh... Is there any real difference?
If you believe Joel Spolsky, there is:
Scroll down about half way, to the section titled "One more big
Recording *snapshots* versus recording *diffs* makes a considerable
difference when it comes to dealing with merge conflicts.
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