VSS Interview Questions
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can database be accessed without sharing the folder.

2 3698

Which is the best product for source controlling compair to VSS for vesion controlling

1 2266

When any person create a new file in the project, he will add it to the Source Control System in the correspoding to folder. This process is called "Checkin". Most of the source control systems provide a windows explorer like user interface. You can checkin files in different ways: 1. Drag and drop files from windows explorer to appropriate folder in source control explorer. 2. Go to appropriate folder in source control system, right click on the folder name and select 'Add Files'. This will launch a file browser which will allow you to select files. 3. Integrate with Visual Studio - most source control systems are integrated with Visual Studio when you install their client software. This is the easiest way to work with source control systems. When you right click on any file in the Solution Explorer in Visual Studio, it will give you the option to checkin or checkout files. After you add (checkin) a file to source control , the file is "controlled" by source control system. If anybody want to change the file (including the person who created the file), he has to "checkout" the file from Source control. When you checkin a file to source control, it will make the file in your computer 'Read only' so that you cannot edit it. This is to remind you that the file is controlled by source control system. You can add new files to source control, but you cannot checkin an existing file unless you have checked out that file.

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I checked in modified code into vSS . Now I have another working area and which has older version. Now I wanted to findout the difference between VSS and older version in another working area which is not the VSS area. Now the question is after getting difference between the VSS and another working area. There will be some files difference. How do I take only difference files recursively into some other area.

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I want to prepare a patch installation for my company. I need all the files which have been modified since Jan 09. I have taken the history of project in VSS, for date range 01Jan09 to today. Now whats the procedure of getting all those files to my local directory, which is being used for a patch install preparation. Thanks.

Accenture,

1223

Which DB using by Visulal Source Safe ? Can we assign our won database to VSS? or it have any default DB ?

Hexaware,

1347

What is Exclusive Checkout?

300

What is Multiple Checkout?

299




What is Merge Conflicts?

348

What is CaseComplete Files?

321

What are Package Files?

297

How to Structure and Partition your Project?

329

How to Create a New Shared CaseComplete Project?

387

How to Create a Working Folder for a Shared Project?

340

How to Put an Existing Model under Version Control?

265


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Un-Answered Questions { VSS }

VSS performance is extremely slow?

319


Is there a way to automatically increment/synchronize my project build number and my VSS label/version?

327


How do I reconnect a project after the shared workspace file loses the project location?

281


Is there some way to get a list of errors from Analyze?

248


Is there any information on Web Projects and Source Control Integration in Visual Studio .NET?

302






Is there an issue/bug tracking tool that integrates with SourceSafe?

313


How do I select a database from the command line?

302


How do I pin all the files within a project?

308


Does VSS OLE Automation support label comments?

599


Are there any patches available for problems that occur when using VSS on a Novell share?

295


How can I backup a database?

325


Using the VSS OLE Automation support in ASP pages?

599


How does one implement SourceSafe integration with FrontPage 2000/ 8?

317


How to Create a Working Folder for a Shared Project?

340


How can I use SourceSafe to version stored procedures with Visual Studio 6.0 and SQL Server 7.0?

307