[opensource] Re: Open source project idea ...

Jim Dinan dinan at cse.ohio-state.edu
Mon Mar 13 11:58:29 EST 2006


Raffi Khatchadourian wrote:
>> exerted from: https://sourceforge.net/potm/potm-2004-12.php
>>
>> "I've recently switched to the Mac OS X, and I really, really miss
>> TortoiseCVS. I would love to see TortoiseCVS it other platforms,
>> although this is likely never to happen."
> 
> I'm just really surprised that a software package like this for doesn't
> exist for OS X. I would have to imagine that it would be an instant hit.
> There is a package that comes with OS X called CVL that acts as a "gui"
> for CVS but, from my experience, its really not user friendly at all and
> I am much more comfortable with the command line, even for history
> browsing and cvs diffs believe it or not.

<disclaimer>I am not a Mac user</disclaimer> but I have heard of a lot
of people using XCode with CVS.  Does tortoise provide something that
XCode doesn't?  Apart from the freedom from having to use XCode, that
is.  :)

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James Dinan <dinan at cse.ohio-state.edu>

Graduate RA - Computer Science and Engineering
              The Ohio State University


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