Thanks for your response. I wasn't sure if this was the right forum but I
thought I'd give it a shot. I have tried emailing
my email bounced.
I'll do some more digging and see what I can find out about the wrapper for
Git exposing the API.
Thanks again for the info.
On Wednesday, 20 February 2013 15:57:47 UTC, Konstantin Khomoutov wrote:
> On Wed, 20 Feb 2013 07:31:43 -0800 (PST)
> > My company is thinking about switching from TFS to Git, but I need to
> > make sure that it is compatible with Adobe RoboHelp. RoboHelp will
> > work with any source control application that uses the Microsoft SCC
> > API. Please could someone advise me if Git uses this API?
> No, Git by itself does not know anything about "Microsoft SCC API"
> (partly because Git is not a Windows DLL but rather a bunch of
> executable programs, with its development originated in the Linux
> world). But plain googleing for the relevant keywords  turns up
> something which appears to be a commercial product providing a wrapper
> for Git exposing this API.
> Also, this  appears to be your post to some Adobe discussion board,
> and from this post it appears you selected a wrong mailing list in
> fact: this list is a support channel for Git newbies, and the main Git
> list (dedicated to its development) is git at vger.kernel.org ;
> you might want to also ask your question there.
> Note though that from what I gather from various Internet resources I
> managed to google using the Microsoft+SCC+API query, it appears that
> developing the support for that API requires signing an NDA with
> Microsoft (!!!). Putting aside the fact this requirement is brain-dead
> in itself, I'm sure any support for this API won't be integrated
> directly into Git until that restriction is lifted -- simply because
> Git is a piece of free software.
> 1. http://www.google.com/search?q=Microsoft+SCC+API+Git
> 2. http://forums.adobe.com/message/5087377?tstart=0
> 3. http://vger.kernel.org/vger-lists.html#git
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