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How do you branch and merge with TortoiseSVN?

How do you branch and merge with TortoiseSVN?

How do you branch and merge with Apache Subversion using the TortoiseSVN client?…


Versioning SQL Server database

I want to get my databases under version control. Does anyone have any advice or recommended articles to get me started? I'll always want to have at least some data in there(as alumb mentions: user…


Best Practice: Collaborative Environment, Bin Directory, SVN

What are the best practices for checking in BIN directories in a collaborative development environment using SVN? Should project level references be excluded from checkin? Is it easier to just add…


sql Is there a version control system for database structure changes?

I often run into the following problem. I work on some changes to a project that require new tables or columns in the database. I make the database modifications and continue my work. Usually, I remem…


PHP Session Security

What are some guidelines for maintaining responsible session security with PHP? There's information all over the web and it's about time it all landed in one place!…


Continuous Integration System for a Python Codebase

I am starting work on a hobby project with a python codebase and would like to set up some form of continuous integration(i.e. running a battery of test-cases each time a check-in is made and sendin…


security The definitive guide to form-based website authentication

Form-based authentication for websites We believe that Stack Overflow should not just be a resource for very specific technical questions, but also for general guidelines on how to solve variations on…



visual studio .Net XML comment into API Documentation

Is there an easy way to produce MSDN-style documentation from the Visual Studio XML output? I'm not patient enough to set up a good xslt for it because I know I'm not the first person to cross this b…


c# Unhandled Exception Handler in.NET 1.1

I'm maintaining a.NET 1.1 application, and one of the things I've been tasked with is making sure the user doesn't see any unfriendly error notifications. I've added handlers to Application.ThreadEx…


c++ Ensuring that Exceptions are always сaught

Exceptions in C++ don't need to be caught(no compile time errors) by the calling function. So it's up to developer's judgment whether to catch them using try/catch(unlike in Java). Is there a way o…




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