The Branching Papers

Contributed by Laura Wingerd

Frequently (and Infrequently) Asked Questions about Branching, Integrating, Resolving, and Sundry Perforce-Related Topics

These are excerpted from my own email folder on branching. Some of these may be slightly out of date; my expertise has evolved over time, and so has the Perforce product. But if you're trying to get a better understanding of how branching works, these notes may help.

Branch Views

Integrating and Resolving

Handling Renamed Files

File Histories

Branching Strategies


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