Results 1 to 3 of 3
  1. #1

    Member Since
    Oct 18, 2011
    Working Together

    My friend and i have just started building our first app. We are complete beginners, however we want to be able to work on the same code in Xcode from two different locations.

    Is this possible? If so, what is the best way to set this up? Thanks in advance for your help.

  2. #2

    Raz0rEdge's Avatar
    Member Since
    Jul 17, 2009
    27" i7 iMac, 15" Macbook Pro TB, 13" Macbook Air, iPhone 6S, iPod Nano 7th Gen
    The way you work collaboratively is to use a source control system to share the code. You can use the many GIT services online for example. The well known ones like Github, Gitroious are tend to be for public work. So go with somethings like Assembla private GIT to setup something for you two to share..

    Once you have setup the GIT repo, both of you should access it and then start creating files and pushing them to the GIT server so that the other can pull it, integrate it into their version of the code and continue working.

    You do NOT want to share the same physical copy of the file.

    Using tools like GIT is how companies allow people to work collaboratively on projects..

  3. #3

    vansmith's Avatar
    Member Since
    Oct 19, 2008
    Early 2015 13" rMBP
    Quote Originally Posted by Raz0rEdge View Post
    You do NOT want to share the same physical copy of the file.
    I'm quoting this to re-emphasize this for not just code but any shared resource. Working on the same copy is only going to lead to disaster and/or confusion. Version control is, without question, the way to go here.
    Important Links: Community Guidelines : Use the reputation system if you've been helped.
    M-F Blog :: Write for the blog
    Writing a Quality Post

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. Intuit And Apple Working To Try And Get Quicken 2007 Working On Lion
    By OneMoreThing... in forum Apple Rumors and Reports
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 06-17-2011, 10:53 AM
  2. got windows 7 ultimate working, but after few days working, now black screen
    By barbet in forum Running Windows (or anything else) on your Mac
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 07-08-2010, 05:43 PM
  3. DSL suddenly not working on Mac, Working fine on Windows
    By Sr-ultimate in forum macOS - Operating System
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 02-15-2009, 06:40 PM
  4. My internets so slow:( msn not working P2P not working:(
    By moopoo32 in forum Internet, Networking, and Wireless
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 11-23-2008, 09:28 AM
  5. viewing animated gifs working and not working
    By bdaul in forum macOS - Apps and Games
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 03-12-2007, 10:30 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts