Tag: git

In 2010 I made the choice to use Mercurial instead of Git. That was mostly due to Mercurial having much better Windows support. It had strong tooling for the command line, Windows Explorer, and Visual Studio. It was a simple choice. Ahh, but the times they are a changing… Here…

The current popular topic among developers is distributed version control. The current standard is Subversion, which was a nice improvement over CVS. Like most technology, when there are pain points, someone is going to improve on it. That’s where distributed version control systems come in. The two front runners…