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CTAN update: vc

Date: June 12, 2018 12:54:15 PM CEST
Roland Hieber submitted an update to the vc package. Version number: 0.6 License type: pd Summary description: The vc (version control) bundle Announcement text:
v0.6 (2018-06-11)
Changes: * Meta: - New maintainer: Roland Hieber <rohieb+ctan at rohieb.name> - Move code to GitHub: https://github.com/rohieb/ctan-support-vc * Add support for Mercurial, thanks to ildar nizamov (@niya3 on GitHub) * Git: parse the machine-readable output of `git status --porcelain` - fixes the issue that local modifications were not detected in recent Git versions * Git: use committer date instead of author date for \VCDate, since author date is not guaranteed to be monotonous * Some code cleanup
The package's Catalogue entry can be viewed at http://www.ctan.org/pkg/vc The package's files themselves can be inspected at http://mirror.ctan.org/support/vc
Thanks for the upload. For the CTAN Team Erik Braun
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vc – The vc (version control) bundle

This is a script based approach to version control for documents. It works more reliably than do keyword-substitution-based approaches, since it tracks more than just .tex files; it can work on all files in a working copy.

The vc bundle macros work with and plain . Currently, Bazaar-, Git- and Subversion-based repositories are supported; scripts are provided for use with both Unix and Windows.

MaintainerRoland Hieber
Stephan Hennig (inactive)



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