Many people are forced
to use multiple source code control systems on a single PC. For example, I do a
lot of side projects that are stored in CVS. I have another project that has some VB
code stored in PerForce. And I’m working
on a new project that will likely be using SourceGear’s Vault product.
On top of those three
systems, I’m a zealot on Source Control and try just about every product that
comes out. This means that I often have 5-10 different systems installed at the
For some reason,
Visual Studio only supports a single SCC provider called the “default” provider.
This always struck me asÂ odd because it implies that there can be
“non-default” providers. Well, there can, you just can’t use them.Â :–)
The fix has always been to edit
the registry. Or if you are like me you would create a bunch of .reg files to
make the edits a bit quicker. This works but is a real pain in the