RE: RoboHelp and VSS

Subject: RE: RoboHelp and VSS
From: "Combs, Richard" <richard -dot- combs -at- Polycom -dot- com>
To: <will -dot- husa -at- 4techwriter -dot- com>, <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 26 Jan 2009 15:57:08 -0700

Will Husa clarified:

> The developers and the programmers wanted individual files in the
> Safe, so zipping would not have been permitted. Eventually, I
> them
> to let me check out the entire RoboHelp project at once, so that no
> what changed, I could check it all back in without an issue.

Ahh, so VSS _didn't_ make you "check out EACH file, work on it and then
check EACH file back in" -- the developers did. Maybe they were just
jerking you around. Or there was some kind of failure to communicate.


Richard G. Combs
Senior Technical Writer
Polycom, Inc.
richardDOTcombs AT polycomDOTcom
rgcombs AT gmailDOTcom


ComponentOne Doc-To-Help 2009 is your all-in-one authoring and publishing
solution. Author in Doc-To-Help's XML-based editor, Microsoft Word or
HTML and publish to the Web, Help systems or printed manuals.

Help & Manual 5: The complete help authoring tool for individual
authors and teams. Professional power, intuitive interface. Write
once, publish to 8 formats. Multi-user authoring and version control!

You are currently subscribed to TECHWR-L as archive -at- web -dot- techwr-l -dot- com -dot-

To unsubscribe send a blank email to
techwr-l-unsubscribe -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
or visit

To subscribe, send a blank email to techwr-l-join -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com

Send administrative questions to admin -at- techwr-l -dot- com -dot- Visit for more resources and info.

Please move off-topic discussions to the Chat list, at:


RE: RoboHelp and VSS: From: Keith Hood
RE: RoboHelp and VSS: From: Will Husa

Previous by Author: RE: RoboHelp and VSS
Next by Author: RE: Is it good English to end a question with an exclamation mark?
Previous by Thread: RE: RoboHelp and VSS
Next by Thread: Re: RoboHelp and VSS

What this post helpful? Share it with friends and colleagues:

Sponsored Ads