2.0 Branch

Jeremy Allison jallison at cthulhu.engr.sgi.com
Mon Nov 16 19:51:05 GMT 1998

Edan Idzerda wrote:

> What version of CVS does the Samba team use?  I've been using
> the below version for checking out Samba files for the past
> year or so.
>     % cvs --version
>     Concurrent Versions System (CVS) 1.9 (client/server)
>     Copyright (c) 1993-1994 Brian Berliner
>     Copyright (c) 1993-1994 david d `zoo' zuhn
>     Copyright (c) 1992, Brian Berliner and Jeff Polk
>     Copyright (c) 1989-1992, Brian Berliner
>     CVS may be copied only under the terms of the GNU General Public License,
>     a copy of which can be found with the CVS distribution kit.

We updated to CVS 1-10 a couple of months ago.

cvs --version

Concurrent Versions System (CVS) 1.10 `Halibut' (client/server)

> What troubles me is that both -P and -A don't seem to apply,
> and -d is supposed to be used to override $CVSROOT.  I simply
> set $CVSROOT and do "cvs update" to get the latest version.

No, -d in an 'update' command ensures directories are created.
-A in an 'update' command forces HEAD.


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