Board index   FAQ   Search  
Register  Login
Board index PHP PHP General

Releasing New Versions of a Self-Written PHP application

General discussions related to php

Moderators: macek, egami, gesf

Releasing New Versions of a Self-Written PHP application

Postby mammal » Tue Oct 07, 2003 12:01 pm

Does anyone have any tips on cataloging new versions of a web application and swopping easily between one version and another. i.e. PHPApplication 1.0, 1.12 etc.

Need to get organised with releasing new versions and backing up old versions in case of new bugs and being able to view different versions easily. Perhaps using text files to look up which file to use?

Please help, cant find anything on Google!!!

:(
User avatar
mammal
New php-forum User
New php-forum User
 
Posts: 37
Joined: Wed Apr 02, 2003 1:31 am
Location: Hythe, UK

Postby swirlee » Tue Oct 07, 2003 12:13 pm

The three little letters you're looking for are CVS, or Concurrent Versions System. Check out CVSHome.org. CVS takes a lot of getting used to, but once you do it's very powerful.
User avatar
swirlee
Moderator
Moderator
 
Posts: 2272
Joined: Sat Jul 05, 2003 1:18 pm
Location: A bunk in the back

Postby sigix » Wed Oct 08, 2003 5:33 am

yep CVS very good for maintaining projects.....
sigix
php-forum Active User
php-forum Active User
 
Posts: 364
Joined: Mon Jul 14, 2003 9:39 pm
Location: /Earth/Xion

Re: Releasing New Versions of a Self-Written PHP application

Postby WiZARD » Wed Oct 15, 2003 8:35 am

if you using Windows OS i recommend to you use or Microsoft's Visual SourceSafe or SourceOffSite. Couse more intersting and flexible.
User avatar
WiZARD
Moderator
Moderator
 
Posts: 1257
Joined: Thu Jun 20, 2002 10:14 pm
Location: Ukraine, Crimea, Simferopol

Re: Releasing New Versions of a Self-Written PHP application

Postby swirlee » Wed Oct 15, 2003 10:15 am

WiZARD wrote:Microsoft's Visual SourceSafe or SourceOffSite


Eww.. might as well use ASP.NET while you're at it. I don't know about "more interesting", but CVS is pretty damn flexible once you know how to use it. Not to mention *cough* FREE.
User avatar
swirlee
Moderator
Moderator
 
Posts: 2272
Joined: Sat Jul 05, 2003 1:18 pm
Location: A bunk in the back

Postby sigix » Wed Oct 15, 2003 10:34 am

CVS :arrow:
sigix
php-forum Active User
php-forum Active User
 
Posts: 364
Joined: Mon Jul 14, 2003 9:39 pm
Location: /Earth/Xion


Return to PHP General

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 1 guest

Sponsored by Sitebuilder Web hosting and Traduzioni Italiano Rumeno and antispam for cPanel.

cron