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Source Control Integration

FogBugz can be set up to work together tightly with most source control systems. When you commit a bug fix to source control, you simply type the case number that you're fixing. The integration scripts see this and create bidirectional links:

  1. From the FogBugz case to the source control history and diffs
  2. From the source control system to the FogBugz case.

The benefits:

The exact mechanism for entering a case number when you commit changes depends on your source control system.

Before you can start using source control integration, you will need to make a few configuration changes to FogBugz and your source control system so they can talk to each other.

If you don't already have source control, Fog Creek Software highly recommends Mercurial. It's free, and available from