As others have mentioned, switching to a version control system with revision history might be a wise choice. It takes a lot of the manual work out of keeping track of versions. Maintaining a separate folder for each release can quickly get overwhelming, especially when you have to port changes back to old versions.
Subversion<https://subversion.apache.org/> or Git<http://git-scm.com/> would be good options to look into. From: framers-boun...@lists.frameusers.com [mailto:framers-boun...@lists.frameusers.com] On Behalf Of Tim Pann Sent: February-05-15 11:55 AM To: firstname.lastname@example.org Subject: Basic question: Book revision best practices Hello, I'm a long-time lurker sometime poster. Not particularly active on the list because my use of Frame is pretty limited. (I am a technical trainer and I do not follow strict version control practices, so some of this will probably make some folks on this list bristle.) But I would love some input on this particular issue. I'm using Frame 9 on Windows 7 but I doubt that is relevant here. I have a book file that contains several chapters, a TOC, and a title page. Very simple. The book is version 1.0. The book file and all other files contain "v1-0" in the filename. All files have "Version 1.0" in the footer, and the date of release. Now I want to make changes, so it will become version 1.1. What do best practices say to do? I assume save all content, TOC, and title files as new "v1-1" files. Should I create a new "v1-1" book file into which the v1-1 content goes? Or should the book file itself be version agnostic? Depending on answers to these questions I may have other questions so feel free to be exhaustive. Or, if you can provide a link to such information all the better. Thank you, Tim
_______________________________________________ You are currently subscribed to framers as arch...@mail-archive.com. Send list messages to email@example.com. To unsubscribe send a blank email to framers-unsubscr...@lists.frameusers.com or visit http://lists.frameusers.com/mailman/options/framers/archive%40mail-archive.com Send administrative questions to listad...@frameusers.com. Visit http://www.frameusers.com/ for more resources and info.