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Mercurial vs DVC: What are the differences?

Mercurial: A free, distributed source control management tool. Mercurial is dedicated to speed and efficiency with a sane user interface. It is written in Python. Mercurial's implementation and data structures are designed to be fast. You can generate diffs between revisions, or jump back in time within seconds; DVC: Open-source Version Control System for Machine Learning Projects. It is an open-source Version Control System for data science and machine learning projects. It is designed to handle large files, data sets, machine learning models, and metrics as well as code.

Mercurial and DVC can be categorized as "Version Control System" tools.

DVC is an open source tool with 4.43K GitHub stars and 398 GitHub forks. Here's a link to DVC's open source repository on GitHub.

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Pros of DVC
Pros of Mercurial
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    Full reproducibility
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    A lot easier to extend than git
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    Easy-to-grasp system with nice tools
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    Works on windows natively without cygwin nonsense
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    Written in python
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    Free
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    Fast
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    Better than Git
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    Best GUI
  • 4
    Better than svn
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    Hg inc
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    Good user experience
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    TortoiseHg - Unified free gui for all platforms
  • 2
    Consistent UI
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    Easy-to-use
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    Native support to all platforms
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    Free to use

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Cons of DVC
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      Track single upstream only
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      Does not distinguish between local and remote head

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    What is DVC?

    It is an open-source Version Control System for data science and machine learning projects. It is designed to handle large files, data sets, machine learning models, and metrics as well as code.

    What is Mercurial?

    Mercurial is dedicated to speed and efficiency with a sane user interface. It is written in Python. Mercurial's implementation and data structures are designed to be fast. You can generate diffs between revisions, or jump back in time within seconds.

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