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RE: mks2cvs + cvs2svn selects wrong file versions in tags

From: Mats Nilsson <mats.nilsson_at_xware.se>
Date: 2003-09-01 15:24:32 CEST

Max Bowsher wrote:
> OK. Thinking it over, I think we might be able to achieve
> this quite easily.
> Index: cvs2svn.py
> ===================================================================
> --- cvs2svn.py (revision 6941)
> +++ cvs2svn.py (working copy)
> @@ -173,6 +173,10 @@
> else:
> op = OP_CHANGE
> + if self.get_branch_name(revision) is None and not
> + sys.stderr.write("Revision '%s' has no branch name.\n" %
> + sys.exit(1)

It would be better to just log and disregard the superfluous revisions,
than sys.exit(1). There might exist repositories with such stuff, but
being otherwise well-formed. I'd be disappointed if it didn't at least
convert the things it knew how to handle.

> +
> # store the rev_data as a list in case we have to jigger the
> self.rev_data[revision] = [int(timestamp), author, op, None]
> If you would like to file an ENHANCEMENT issue for this, I
> will attach a
> patch after I've checked it a little more carefully.


> I'm unfamiliar with MKS, so I didn't know that mks2cvs was basing the
> numbers on something internal to MKS.

MKS Source Integrity is more or less RCS with some extra fields in the
file header. It also uses some particular encoding for deltas in files
marked as binary, I'm told.

> Just a thought, but couldn't you just multiply each branch
> number by 2 to
> convert MKS->CVS?

Clever. That might just work, and I'll look into it later on.


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