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Simple, high-reliability, distributed software configuration management
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What is Fossil?

Fossil is a software configuration management system. Fossil is software that is designed to control and track the development of a software project and to record the history of the project. There are many such systems in use today. Fossil strives to distinguish itself from the others by being extremely simple to setup and operate.
Fossil is a tool in the Code Collaboration & Version Control category of a tech stack.

Who uses Fossil?

8 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Fossil.

Fossil Integrations

Pros of Fossil
Integrated Bug Tracking, Wiki and Tech Notes
Dead simple & single binary with tons of features
Strong and flexible
AutoSync - Reduces needless Merging and Forking

Fossil's Features

  • Bug Tracking And Wiki
  • Web Interface
  • Autosync
  • Self-Contained
  • Simple Networking
  • CGI/SCGI Enabled
  • Robust & Reliable

Fossil Alternatives & Comparisons

What are some alternatives to Fossil?
Helix allows you to write Ruby classes in Rust without having to write the glue code yourself.
Git is a free and open source distributed version control system designed to handle everything from small to very large projects with speed and efficiency.
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GitHub is the best place to share code with friends, co-workers, classmates, and complete strangers. Over three million people use GitHub to build amazing things together.
Python is a general purpose programming language created by Guido Van Rossum. Python is most praised for its elegant syntax and readable code, if you are just beginning your programming career python suits you best.
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