Posts with the tag vcs

Git for Synchronization and Backup

Git might be used as a back up system. There used to be an article on this topic on http://www.bytetrap.com/blog/2008/11/24/backup-and-synchronization-git/. Unfortunately it is not available any more. Here are the main headlines:

  • Why git, not rsync
  • What folders / files to exclude ( to be set in .gitignore )
  • How to do it
  • Pros...

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Subversion GUIs

For web development with CVS version control system

sudo aptitude install kompare cervisia quanta

A good svn gui is kdesvn:

sudo aptitude install kdesvn

For svn support in Nautilus is provided by a script collection:

sudo aptitude install nautilus-script-collection-svn
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