Dave Neary wrote:
> On Wed, 1 Mar 2000, John P. Looney wrote:
>> > On Wed, Mar 01, 2000 at 01:38:01PM +0000, lbedford at wbtsystems.com mentioned:
> > Why anyone would use Clearcase over CVS I don't know. Shudder.
>> Proper labelling & versioning,
CVS has "Proper labelling & versioning"
> excellent tools,
CVS does not have "excellent tools", just sufficient.
> multi-site capability,
CVS defaults to "multi-site capability" (different to ClearCase)
Because of the way ClearCase works it needs this *FEATURE*
>> export source trees over NFS automatically,
Dreadful idea, makes builds dog slow, clogs the shit out of the net
especially when you have 300+ programmers all building on ClearCase volumes.
> consistent file locking on
Can be set as default for CVS also.
>> checkout, etc, etc, etc. CVS is OK for single-site source trees with a
> (relatively) small number of people with check-in permissions, but for
> bigger projects Clearcase is yer only man.
I'd be inclined to say the exact opposite.
>> > Kate
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