froscon2008 - 1.1

Free and Open Source Software Conference

Lenz Grimmer
Day Day 2 (2008-08-24)
Room HS4
Start time 10:00
Duration 01:00
ID 202
Event type lecture
Track Development
Language used for presentation en

bzr - The Bazaar source revision control system

An Introduction

This talk gives an introduction to Bazaar (bzr) - the distributed source code revision control system developed by Canonical Inc.

In this session, Lenz will provide an overview about the general concepts of distributed source code revision control and how Bazaar (bzr) fits into this picture. The bzr terminology and most useful commands will be explained as well as examples on topics like:

  • Creating a repository
  • Adding files
  • Editing files and commiting changes
  • Branching
  • Plugins and extensions, Interoperability with other SCM systems