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Re: ANTENEWS for Subversion Users Returning to CVS?

From: Wesley J. Landaker <wjl_at_icecavern.net>
Date: 2007-01-23 02:12:43 CET

On Monday 22 January 2007 15:54, David Marshall wrote:
> At my spiffy new job, it's necessary for me to use CVS again, for
> reasons that just cannot be gotten around. Someone mentioned "sticky
> tags" to me the other day, and I wanted to punch myself in the head.
> I had blissfully forgotten about such matters, but cold reality
> crashed in on me.
> Any key suggestions for things I should keep in mind?

When I'm forced to use CVS, I keep a local Subversion repository and version
control my entire CVS working copy (CVS directory and all). I do all "real"
work with Subversion, and then when appropriate, do commits into CVS.

Also, SVK can work with CVS repositories, although I have never tried that.

Wesley J. Landaker <wjl@icecavern.net> <xmpp:wjl@icecavern.net>
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