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Re: Visual Source Safe vs Subversion

From: Ron Olson <tachoknight_at_gmail.com>
Date: 2006-11-07 23:27:47 CET

Here's an easy one...do any of your developers reside in multiple time
zones? We discovered that VSS cannot in any way handle the fact that a user
checked in a file at 8pm, then the same file was checked at 7:30 (because of
the TZ). Totally corrupts the database. It's documented in Microsoft's KB,
but I can't find it at the moment.

This one item alone caused us to abandon VSS, though there were plenty of
others (as mentioned already in this thread).

On 11/7/06, Eric <spamsink@scoot.netis.com> wrote:
>
> At 11:58 AM 11/7/2006, Jeremy Pereira wrote:
>
> >> What about mounting the repository through WebDAV, is that an option?
>
> Good afternoon, Jeremy.
>
> That's probably an option. I was not able to get that to work initially
> but I didn't really spend much time on it since everyone who was going to
> use the repository was happy with SmartSVN and svn+ssh. So, right now
> that't the only thing that's set up. But I'll look at WebDAV when I get a
> little free time later this week or next.
>
>
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