[Cvsnt] "edit -c" on a mac client?

Torsten Martinsen torsten at image.dk
Tue Jun 4 21:56:14 BST 2002

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> > >2) Does anyone know of any Mac client that can do "edit -c"
> >
> > No, but you can always add
> >
> >    edit -c
> >
> > to your .cvsrc file.
> I have tried this, as well as using the command line window from the Mac GUI
> to type in "cvs edit -c <filename>" and it seems the MAC client tries to
> handle the "edit -c" command but can't.  It just spits out the "correct
> format" for the edit command: "edit -lR a" standard options and explanation.
> My understanding of the .cvsrc file was that it set the default switches for
> commands (so that if I used the above .cvsrc file when I type "edit" it is
> the equivilent of typing "edit -c"), but I may be misunderstanding the
> .cvsrc file.
> Should I be able to execute "edit -c <filename>" from the MacCVS "command
> line window" when it is connected to a CVSNT server?  I would have thought,
> but...

No, like I said before the version of CVS on the server does not matter. On the *client* side, you need to use the CVSNT branch (I don't know if anybody has made CVSNT binaries for Mac, though - the CVSNT site offers binaries for Windows and Unix).


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