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

Alan Cline acline at carolla.com
Tue Mar 14 18:02:56 EST 2006


If I may chip in,
TortoiseCVS is not really anything more than a GUI either. It is a 
really nice client that sits atop CVS server.
Al Cline


Jim Dinan wrote:
> 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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