In his last article, Joel talks how DVCS confused him and how he solved the problem. One sentence in particular should be noted:
these systems think in terms of changes, not in terms of versions.
PS: I prefer Mercurial to Git for
1. I need a working DCVS, not a toolbox to build one. I prefer it when a smart guy has given all the hidden issues some thought, so I don’t have to.
2. There is a simple, working Windows installer.
3. It’s written in Python.