Forum OpenACS Q&A: Response to Getting ready for beta - tagging and branching CVS

Posted by Ken Kennedy on

I would hate for a Free Software/Open Source project to end up using a non-free source control solution (Bitkeeper or Perforce). That would really suck. As in, REALLY suck.

Subversion I am pretty dang psyched about, though. There's also arch, which is pretty new and...interesting. I haven't played with it yet, but there's a Debian package, so I think I'm gonna. Located at:

Supposedly handles atomic commits, yada, yada. Comparisions with subversion and CVS at

I'll be setting up arch to play around with soon...if it seems really interesting, I'll be sure to let everyone know.