[p4] VS: Perforce vs Seapine Surround?
barry_au_yeung at yahoo.com
Tue Jul 25 11:15:01 PDT 2006
I guess various tools have implemented "private branching" in different ways, tools such as AccuRev, Surround and TFS. The fundamental idea is the same, and yes, I would not say Perforce has that "dedicated" functionality. Perforce will just treat private branch has a normal branch where other tools are much better ways to deal with private branches. You just need to choose what is the best for your company's needs.
"Ivey, William" <william_ivey at bmc.com> wrote:
> -----Original Message-----
> From: perforce-user-bounces at perforce.com
> [mailto:perforce-user-bounces at perforce.com]On Behalf Of Seppo Iivonen
> Hi Barry,
> During June I was doing some research on SCM tools to find
> out which one suited our company's needs the best. I was
> eventually happiest with Perforce but I, for example, left
> all Unix-based and Apache-server dependent software out as
> they didn't fit us. Anyway, I found a good comparison chart
> of many SCM software from Relisoft's homesite (a company
> behind Code Co-op revision control tool):
I do think Perforce should have gotten a full mark for "Restore
any change any time" and maybe a partial for "Private branching"
(unless they mean the ability to keep intermediate revisions
locally; Perforce certainly doesn't prevent the creation of
private branches in the repository).
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