[Cvsnt] File sharing similar to Visual SourceSafe

Anthony Williams anthwil at nortelnetworks.com
Fri Jun 21 15:12:38 BST 2002

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""Lionello Lunesu"" <lionello.lunesu at crystalinter.com> wrote in message
news:aeul1m$1gr$1 at sisko.nothing-on.tv...
> Hi..
> Is there a way to share a file across modules, so that both (or all)
> s contain the latest version of the file and if the file gets
>  in one module, it will be applied to all modules.
> I guess unix users can do this by creating a link to a file in another
> le, but how would it be done under NT/2000? What about a 'cvs share' that
> orks much like Visual SourceSafe's 'share' command?

You can use the "CVSROOT/modules" file to share subdirectories between
projects, but I don't think you can share individual files between projects

Anthony Williams
Software Engineer, Nortel Networks Optical Components Ltd
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