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Re: cmd line stuff (was: CVS update: ...)

From: Karl Fogel <kfogel_at_galois.collab.net>
Date: 2000-10-23 15:43:38 CEST

Branko =?iso-8859-2?Q?=C8ibej?= <brane@xbc.nu> writes:
> Modules are Configurations
> For anyone not familiar with the term (what're you doing on the SVN
> list then?),

I'm not familiar with the term, at least not in the highly specific
sense you're using it.

> a configuration in the CM sense is a collection of object
> versions -- somewhat like a directory, except that you can collect
> objects from different directories -- even different repositories --
> and membership in a configuration isn't necessarily limited to a
> specific version, it can be a symbolic name, too -- a tag, that is.

Okay, thanks. Am familiar with the concept, just wasn't aware that
"configuration" was always the accepted term for this concept.

> I've always wanted to be able to tell CVS to follow the tip of
> branch A in directory B in repository C, and remember that in the
> repo, without that sticky tags crud ... I hate sticky tags, they
> stick to the wrong places.

Yeah, same.
Received on Sat Oct 21 14:36:12 2006

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