Considering using Fossil VCS. Any comments?
Fossil seems to have better UI in some places and worse in others. The presence of a built-in (albeit Web-based) GUI is nice, but some of the command-line functionality seems lacking as a result. It also seems like it would probably be worse for distributed development, though that is partly by design.
It's still too early to really say whether the functionality is better or worse than Git, but just using it for a few minutes didn't immediately enrage or confuse me.
@alexbuzzbee Yes, why?
@eletrotupi Wiki, ticket tracking, discussion threads, etc. as part of the repository, repository databases as single files instead of directories, built-in server and UI. I'm just evaluating, not switching away from Git.
@eletrotupi It could easily be argued that Fossil is too monolithic, but I'm going to try it and see if it irritates me.
@alexbuzzbee Got it
@alexbuzzbee please update once you've used it a while. I was thinking of trying... someday
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