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Essential Tools: Version Control Systems
Computing in Science and Engineering
  • Konrad Hinsen
  • Konstantin Läufer, Loyola University Chicago
  • George K. Thiruvathukal, Loyola University Chicago
Document Type
Article
Publication Date
11-1-2009
Pages
84-91
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Abstract

Did you ever wish you'd made a backup copy of a file before changing it? Or before applying a collaborator's modifications? Version control systems make this easier, and do a lot more.

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Konrad Hinsen, Konstantin Läufer, George K. Thiruvathukal, "Essential Tools: Version Control Systems," Computing in Science and Engineering, vol. 11, no. 6, pp. 84-91, Nov./Dec. 2009, doi:10.1109/MCSE.2009.194