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From: Erik de Castro Lopo <ocaml-erikd@m...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] [OT] Rant about VCS
On Fri, 17 Dec 2004 10:42:51 -0800
Paul Snively <> wrote:

> If all of this is too much, consider GNU Arch in its tla incarnation, 
> which does version file flags on POSIX filesystems, and also has very 
> good EMACS integration in the form of XTLA.

I'm using GNU Arch for large amounts of C, C++, Python, Ocmal, plain 
text and LateX.

I think Arch is the best thing since sliced bread. The ony problem is
it doesn't like ms windows. It stores files in a really deep directory
structure and its really easy to run into the limit of how long
a pathname can be on windows.

If you are Unix only Arch is well worth a look. Its a bit difficult
to set up and get the hang of, but if you are not on windows, its
well worth it.

  Erik de Castro Lopo (Yes it's valid)
"No Silicon Heaven?  Preposterous!  Where would
all the calculators go?" -- Kryten, Red Dwarf