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P4 is a command-line tool used for version control management. It is developed by Perforce Software and widely used in software development. P4 helps in managing files, revisions, and branches of a software project. It supports centralized version control, where all files are stored in a central server. P4 provides various functionalities like checking out, checking in, and merging files. With P4, multiple developers can work on the same project simultaneously, ensuring seamless collaboration. P4 also offers access control mechanisms to manage user permissions and restrict access to sensitive files. It includes powerful search capabilities to easily find specific files or revisions within a project. P4 supports integrations with popular development tools such as IDEs, text editors, and CI/CD pipelines. It has a robust command-line interface, which allows for automation and scripting of version control tasks.

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