Henningsen, Arne (2007). “Tools for Collaborative Writing of Scientific LaTeX Documents.” The PracTeX Journal, Vol. 2007, No. 3.
A paper about writing coauthored papers in LaTeX with version control (using Subversion in particular).
I have been wondering whether or not to keep output (PDF) files under version control or not. This wikibook and the paper it’s based on convinced me not to. As long as the repository contains everything needed to build an exact copy of the output file, then it’s redundant. Unfortunately, that rules out using commands like