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I'm kind of being tossed into the deep end with regard to "source file management" for one of our products and I'm trying to see if there is an easier way. I apologize if I'm not asking the right way... I've been looking at CVSNT's Merge Points.... Our problem is that we customize a PHP Application for each of our clients. So we have 40-50 source folders that are 90-95% the same. When we get a new client we copy the "Master" and start customizing it. If someone finds a bug or comes up with a nifty request that we want to port to everyone we have to diff from the customized program back to the master, then re-diff that change back out to the other clients. That's an all day process (to carefully diff everything and make sure their customizations are not screwed up.) We do it this way because "that's the way it's done". I'm trying to find a better solution. Will MergePoints allow me to use Branches to control the common code? So that when I make a change to a common file that is NOT customized per client it propigates automatically? Or even better, that files that are customized with a common portion could be updated. (Lines 1-20 and 30-EOF are always the same....) Am I'm completely off my rocker? Is it going to be just as much work to do this in CVS as it would be on the file system? Any advice? Thanks!