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Re: [vox-tech] collaborative data storage (of excel files)
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Re: [vox-tech] collaborative data storage (of excel files)



On 2008-01-15, wrote Dylan Beaudette:
[...]
> YES - this is how I would approach this problem if I were in a position to 
> babysit their data. I have put together several LAPP 
> (linux-apache-postgres-php) projects- but only for things I was directly 
> working on. I was searching for some kind of compromise between doing it 
> correctly (i.e. a database) and doing it less incorrectly via SVN or the 
> like.

Well the good thing about using SVN is that at least no data will be
lost once it is committed. So even if person A overwrites person B's
work, the data can be recovered (albeit with manual intervention). And
if this happens it just might demonstrate the need for a proper
RDBMS-base solution to those in charge.

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