Archives - May 2013

Move over TortoiseGit, welcome SourceTree

Since around 2005, I, and teams I’ve led, have been using the Tortoise flavor of source control clients.  TortoiseSVN , TortoiseHg , and TortoiseGit .  Each came with the command-line client as well for specific use cases, but most of the time, we used the Windows explorer shell integration...

Announcing Party with Palermo: DevTeach 2013 edition!

Jean-Rene Roy has graciously helped to sponsor a Party with Palermo at DevTeach in Toronto.  If you are not yet signed up for the conference, please head on over to www.devteach.com . If you have already signed up, make sure to RSVP for Party with Palermo on 5/29 at 6:30PM.  Also on the schedule...

Team Foundation Service my new default GIT repository

GIT works great with the new Team Foundation Service (TFSvc?).  I’m an old school Tortoise guy (SVN, Hg, GIT), but I had to laugh at the little branding touch they through in when doing a pull. Notice the Visual Studio logo in ASCII art.  I’ve actually been using it for some time, but I hadn...