Chapter 6. Version Control 101

Although we will do our planning and project (task) management within Trac, the title is concerned with managing software development, which actually includes developing something. We can't (yet) develop software in a wikino matter how good it is! Therefore it's time now to leave the safeand now hopefully familiarconfines of Trac and look elsewhere. One of the benefits of Trac is that it doesn't care what our software is or what we are using to develop it. The only thing that matters is that the code is stored in a Version Control Systemspecifically Subversion.

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When reading about Subversion we will see that it is often interchanged with svn, which is the command we run to use it. ...

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