Tag Archives: source maintenance

GIT: Accented Characters in Filenames

If you are using file names with non-ASCII characters in them, then Git will sometimes behave funny.  There are some commands to know about. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted by on June 20, 2018 in Coding, Resource


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The Urge to Merge

Concurrent development of software in a team relies on being able to merge the changes from each person successfully.  Experienced developers will already know this, but there are theoretical limits on how effective merging can be. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted by on December 16, 2017 in Coding, practice


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Source Management – 7 Rules

Those new to a source code management system tend to make a few predictable mistakes. These 7 rules are helpful to be learned right away and form a good practice from the beginning. I also have seen some experienced programmers who could benefit from following these rules. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted by on December 21, 2015 in Coding, practice


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