by Jennifer Vesperman
Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc. 2006
Number of pages: 428
Essential CVS is a complete and easy-to-follow reference that helps programmers and system administrators apply order to the task of managing large quantities of documents. The book covers basic concepts and usage of CVS, and features a comprehensive reference for CVS commands--including a handy Command Reference Card for quick, on-the-job checks. The book also includes advanced information on all aspects of CVS that involved automation, logging, branching and merging, and "watches".
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by Sean Dreilinger
Version control is used to track and manage changes. In our case, CVS version control is used to track any changes made to our web sites, whether it's a single edit of one file to fix a typo, or a series of adjustments where several files are added.
by C.M. Pilato, B. Collins-Sussman, B.W. Fitzpatrick - O'Reilly Media
The book is written by Subversion open source development team. It introduces the new versioning tool which is the successor to CVS. This tool is more robust, flexible and usable, and it improves on some of the CVS's notable flaws.
by Bryan O'Sullivan - O'Reilly Media
This book takes you step by step through ways to track, merge, and manage software projects with Mercurial, using Windows, Mac OS X, Linux, or Solaris. Mercurial is the easiest system to learn when it comes to distributed revision control.
by Michael Brouwer, Russell Brown
CVS has long been the tool of choice for version control. This book documents SVK version 1.04. It is written for computer-literate folk who want to use SVK to manage their data. Most readers are probably programmers or sysadmins.