wiki:version control system

Version Control system

Each project in the system gets a subversion version control system.

The use of a version control system can be beneficial to any kind of software development, but it is of utmost importance for larger collaborative projects. Some reasons are:

  • It allows you to go back to a working earlier version if something breaks
  • It keeps track of when things changed and why
  • It makes it possible to work on a project with more than one person or on more than one computer without the risk of overwriting changes by mistakes in copying
  • It provides a backup of all code in a remote location

Read more information on subversion

And basic subversion instructions for the setup on our system

Last modified 6 years ago Last modified on Apr 5, 2011, 11:48:39 AM