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Visual Studio Team System: Better Software Development for Agile Teams by James W. Newkirk, Will Stott

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10. Policing Your Project with TFVC

THIS CHAPTER DESCRIBES how Team Foundation Version Control (TFVC) helps your team protect its source code by introducing policies for things such as restricting access to particular files, allowing single- or multiple-checkout, and enforcing the validation of a source code file against project-defined coding standards before permitting it to be checked into the repository. Our objective is to help you introduce sensible policies for policing your own project that will help your team members work together more effectively.

Protecting Your Source Code

Source code is almost always the primary product of the design, and therefore it must be protected above all the other artifacts your team generates. To help ...

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