In <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>, Per olof Ljungmark <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> typed: > I am wondering what type of versioning is used for various documents in > many *nix OS's. For instance, > "# $FreeBSD: src/etc/master.passwd,v 184.108.40.206.2.1 2002/07/16 12:33:21 > des Exp $"
That's CVS. > Is this something that could be used for an office enviroment or just > for developing software? It can be reasonably used on anything that stores files as plain text documents. So the answer depends on your office environment. If you're using one of the XML-based office systems, you can use it with some success. If you're still using a system that stores data in binary files, it'll work - but isn't nearly as useful. I've had very good experiences using Perforce - which I perfer to CVS - to store system configuration files. <mike -- Mike Meyer <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> http://www.mired.org/consulting.html Independent WWW/Perforce/FreeBSD/Unix consultant, email for more information. To Unsubscribe: send mail to [EMAIL PROTECTED] with "unsubscribe freebsd-questions" in the body of the message