LayerVault vs Gource: What are the differences?
What is LayerVault? LayerVault makes designing alone better and designing together great. One central LayerVault repository. Accessible to everyone, simplified, and organized without the effort. Whether using LayerVault Sync or Dropbox, we store and organize your design work. No desktop interface or command line.
What is Gource? A software version control visualization tool. It is an OpenGL-based 3D visualisation tool for source control repositories. The repository is displayed as a tree where the root of the repository is the centre, directories are branches and files are leaves. Contributors to the source code appear and disappear as they contribute to specific files and directories.
LayerVault and Gource belong to "Visual Version Control" category of the tech stack.
Some of the features offered by LayerVault are:
- File Sync
- Version Control
On the other hand, Gource provides the following key features:
- Built-in log generation support for Git, Mercurial, Bazaar and SVN
- Parse logs produced by several third party tools for CVS repositories
- Display is rendered using OpenGL