Application to Switch Version Control Systems

I have to use 2 different Source Code Controls: Microsoft Visual Source Safe and Rational ClearCase. Both of them provide a nice integration with the Microsoft Visual Studio IDE, so that I can checkout/checkin files while editing them.

Unfortunately, Visual Studio does not prompt you for the SCC to use (at least, I could find it). So I wrote a little utility that plays with the registry and lets you set a specific SCC as the default one.

Downloads

Download source - 15 Kb


Comments

  • Yep - this works with VS.NET - THANKS!

    Posted by Legacy on 07/25/2003 12:00am

    Originally posted by: Kevin Kriner

    Thanks - this utility is exactly what I've been looking for. I'm surprised that there is no option to choose.

    Thank you for sharing!

    Kevin

    Reply
  • Added option to disable integrated source-code control

    Posted by Legacy on 12/13/2000 12:00am

    Originally posted by: Steve Scalpone

    I use SourceOffSite to connect to Visual Source Safe over the internet.  All in all, a good product.  However, I do
    
    not want integrated source-code control if I'm not online
    or I'm running a big batch build.

    So I modified this convenient program to disable scc when
    I select "- none -" from the combo box.

    Here are the diffs:


    RegCloseKey(hKey2);
    }
    //--start here, line 82 of SwitchSCCDlg.cpp
    int cbIndex = m_Combo.AddString("- none -");
    m_Combo.SetItemDataPtr(cbIndex, strdup(""));
    m_Combo.SetCurSel(cbIndex);
    //-- end here
    char data[1024];
    DWORD cbSize=1024;
    DWORD type;

    Reply
Leave a Comment
  • Your email address will not be published. All fields are required.

Top White Papers and Webcasts

  • Live Event Date: August 20, 2014 @ 1:00 p.m. ET / 10:00 a.m. PT When you look at natural user interfaces as a developer, it isn't just fun and games. There are some very serious, real-world usage models of how things can help make the world a better place – things like Intel® RealSense™ technology. Check out this upcoming eSeminar and join the panel of experts, both from inside and outside of Intel, as they discuss how natural user interfaces will likely be getting adopted in a wide variety …

  • Available On-Demand Today's changing workforce dynamics, economic challenges, and technological advances are placing immense pressure on business leaders to turn their focus on people – their most valuable asset – in order to remain competitive. Research shows that a significant number of new employees quit within one year of taking a new job*. Whether it's through a merger and acquisition, or standard hiring process, like any first impression, early experiences shape their opinions of their new …

Most Popular Programming Stories

More for Developers

Latest Developer Headlines

RSS Feeds