Git vs Mercurial vs SVN (Subversion)

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What is Git?

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.

What is Mercurial?

Mercurial is dedicated to speed and efficiency with a sane user interface. It is written in Python. Mercurial's implementation and data structures are designed to be fast. You can generate diffs between revisions, or jump back in time within seconds.

What is SVN (Subversion)?

Subversion exists to be universally recognized and adopted as an open-source, centralized version control system characterized by its reliability as a safe haven for valuable data; the simplicity of its model and usage; and its ability to support the needs of a wide variety of users and projects, from individuals to large-scale enterprise operations.

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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.
Bitbucket
Bitbucket gives teams one place to plan projects, collaborate on code, test and deploy, all with free private Git repositories. Teams choose Bitbucket because it has a superior Jira integration, built-in CI/CD, & is free for up to 5 users.
Perforce
Visibility, access control, workflow and code management for Git environments. Flexibility of collaborating on the same codebase and code reviews using any combination of Perforce and Git workflows and tools without compromise.
GitLab
GitLab offers git repository management, code reviews, issue tracking, activity feeds and wikis. Enterprises install GitLab on-premise and connect it with LDAP and Active Directory servers for secure authentication and authorization. A single GitLab server can handle more than 25,000 users but it is also possible to create a high availability setup with multiple active servers.
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        papaver uses GitGit

        been an avid git user for over 6 years. was a little hard to grasp coming from the world of perforce but once it hit me that it was just a glorified patch manager everything fell into place. mainly use the command line interface, most ui's feel bulky and weak.

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        Scrayos UG (haftungsbeschränkt) uses GitGit

        Git has rendered itself to be an integral part of all development at JustChunks. We heavily rely on Git as our version-control-system of choice and use branches, tags and decentralized-development to achieve our software-management-goals.

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        Jonathan Bro uses GitGit

        I use Git because there is nothing else that seems better for backup and working with other developers. However, the learning curve is high and there are times when non-developers must also know how to use git.

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        Mountain Stream Software uses GitGit

        the next generation of version control, all others follow older outdated models. Open Source, no fees to use. Can hoist up your own internal server. Can live on a thumb drive. Developers can share from any OS.

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        Eldoria uses GitGit

        Git ist ein essentieller Bestandteil unserer Entwicklungsteams. Sei es zur Versionskontrolle, Backupen von Code, dem gemeinsamen arbeiten an Projekten. Durch Git Flow haben wir eine effektive Arbeitsweise.

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        Ujjwal Bhujel uses SVN (Subversion)SVN (Subversion)

        My current work has taught me so much of SVN. Though it is classic and has own pros and cons, I like it too specially the way it handles and tracks the edits with revision numbers and merge techniques.

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        IVS uses MercurialMercurial

        We now use only git. Getting out mercurial was a pain.

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        Tino Gehlert uses MercurialMercurial

        Easier and more suitable for small projects than git

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        Tino Gehlert uses MercurialMercurial

        Easier and more suitable for small projects than git

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        GadgetSteve uses MercurialMercurial

        User friendly python distributed VCS

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        Opstax Ltd uses SVN (Subversion)SVN (Subversion)

        Opstax uses SVN for version control.

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        ByeongGi uses SVN (Subversion)SVN (Subversion)
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        Cisco SSO uses SVN (Subversion)SVN (Subversion)

        Source code revisioning

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        Anirban Das uses SVN (Subversion)SVN (Subversion)

        Code Repository

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        WeeBull uses MercurialMercurial

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