GitHub vs. Upsource vs. Fossil

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Description

What is GitHub?

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.

What is Upsource?

Upsource summarizes recent changes in your repository, showing commit messages, authors, quick diffs, links to detailed diff views and associated code reviews. A commit graph helps visualize the history of commits, branches and merges in your repository.

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.

Pros

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    Why do developers choose Upsource?
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    Why do developers choose Fossil?
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    Cons

    What are the cons of using GitHub?
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    What are the cons of using Upsource?
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    What are the cons of using Fossil?
    No Cons submitted yet for Fossil
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    Pricing

    How much does GitHub cost?
    GitHub Pricing
    How much does Upsource cost?
    How much does Fossil cost?

    Companies

    What companies use GitHub?
    3945 companies on StackShare use GitHub
    What companies use Upsource?
    3 companies on StackShare use Upsource
    What companies use Fossil?
    0 companies on StackShare use Fossil

    Integrations

    What tools integrate with GitHub?
    256 tools on StackShare integrate with GitHub
    What tools integrate with Upsource?
    5 tools on StackShare integrate with Upsource
    What tools integrate with Fossil?
    1 tools on StackShare integrate with Fossil

    What are some alternatives to GitHub, Upsource, and Fossil?

    • Bitbucket - One place to plan projects, collaborate on code, test and deploy, all with free private repositories.
    • GitLab - Open source self-hosted Git management software
    • GitHub Enterprise - The on-premises version of GitHub, which you can deploy and manage in your own, secure environment
    • Gogs - A self-hosted Git service written in Go

    See all alternatives to GitHub

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