RE: Tracking Code Changes

Subject: RE: Tracking Code Changes
From: "McDonald, Guy A." <Guy -dot- A -dot- McDonald -at- conoco -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 29 Oct 2001 11:59:14 -0600

Our new manager wants to somehow get a handle on this.
I'm wondering if anyone has used specific software
programs that track code changes-
A simple fast and effective way is to implement a Change system that is
subject to Change Request Documents.

However, without Development support such a system is worthless. Development
managers & the Leads have to ramrod the program. Be forewarned about the
gripe meter pegging out because all code-heads will hate it for about a

Guy McDonald
Information Development Manager
Technical Information Architects, Inc.

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