O'Reilly logo

Java EE Development with Eclipse - Second Edition by Ram Kulkarni

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Chapter 3. Source Control Management in Eclipse

Source Control Management (SCM) is an essential part of software development. By using SCM tools, you make sure that you have access to versions of your code at important milestones. SCM also helps to manage the source code when you are working in a team, by providing you tools to make sure you do not overwrite the work done by others. Whether your project is small or large, whether you are working alone or in a large team, using SCM can benefit you.

Eclipse has had support for integrating various SCM tools for a long time – this includes support for CVS, Microsoft Source Safe, Perforce, and Subversion (SVN). The recent versions of Eclipse have built in support for Git too. In this chapter, we will ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required