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Re: visual client

From: Peter Davis <peter_at_pdavis.cx>
Date: 2002-05-01 22:22:27 CEST

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On Wednesday 01 May 2002 12:54, Greg Stein wrote:
> IMO, WinCVS has *TOO* many options. It simply exposes the CVS commands and
> switches without any regard to how the user wants to actually interact with
> their files/dirs. It is truly an awful piece of software.

If I were making this program, I'd look at WinCVS to get the list of things
the program needs to do, but nothing more. WinCVS is *way* too complicated,
and for me it's simpler just to use the command line. WinCVS is also the
number one reason why we ended up using Visual Source Safe at my last job --
I suggested CVS (before Subversion was around, of course), but my bosses
wanted a GUI and WinCVS sucked too much. Like you said, it is a truly
awsome^H^H^H^Hful piece of software :)

- --
Peter Davis
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