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RE: Turnover Config Question



fixed

No concurrent development here just an upgrade using the same
development library.

Thank you,
Bonnie Lokenvitz
Technology Consulting Inc.
Sr. Technical Consultant
320.679.8202



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[mailto:midrange-l-bounces@xxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of David Gibbs
Sent: Friday, November 09, 2012 11:10 AM
To: Midrange Systems Technical Discussion
Subject: Re: Turnover Config Question

*** NOTE: I do not know much about Turnover and I _DO_ work for PTC
(formerly MKS) on the Implementer product.

On 11/9/2012 11:04 AM, Bonnie Lokenvitz wrote:
I am working with a new client who uses Turnover. Their configuration

is letting multiple developers check out the same source member with
no error message and no halt.

This isn't necessarily a bad thing ... under certain circumstances you
might want to let multiple developers checkout the same source at the
same time.

As long as the code is checked out to different locations, this is known
as concurrent development (at least that's what we call it in
Implementer).

Properly managed, this can provide good productivity gains.

The key is to make sure that concurrent development is closely managed
and that changes made by one developer are merged in with changes made
by other developers.

david


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