[cvsnt] Re: Keyword Expansion Issues

Mike Amundsen mike at amundsen.com
Wed Aug 21 17:04:25 BST 2002

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yep - that was what i was looking for. I *am* using the prefix feature and
was hoping that would be the case on $Header: $

glad to hear it's on the list of item to include.

thanks for the help Bo!


BTW - thanks for all the work on the NT version.  it rocks!

"Tony Hoyle" <tmh at nothing-on.tv> wrote in message
news:3d639631.517790406 at news.cvsnt.org...
> On Wed, 21 Aug 2002 07:45:57 +0200, Bo Berglund
> <bo.berglund at telia.com> wrote:
> >Tony,
> >if the server uses the prefix feature to hide the physical path from
> >the user and to make it more Unix-like, then I would have expected
> >this output to start *after* the prefix. With a prefix of d:/cvsrepo
> >and a repository root as /projects and a module file as /src/ls.c I
> >expected:
> >$Header: /projects/src/ls.c,v 1.1 ... rather than
> >$Header: d:/cvsrepo/projects/src/ls.c,v 1.1 ...
> >Why can't it be like that?
> >
> >
> It is in the development version... I haven't backported the code to
> do it though (I've been through making sure all the RCS output takes
> the prefix into account).
> Tony

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