[cvsnt] taginfo execution problem

Terris Linenbach noreply at nowhere.nwh
Fri Nov 29 20:36:38 GMT 2002

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Thanks Bo!

Is there a way to get the user that executed the command?  In loginfo, for
example, you can use  "$USER" as a command argument.  It's unfortunate that
each line in STDIN does not include the branch tag name.


"Bo Berglund" <bo.berglund at telia.com> wrote in message
news:fe68uusdqvbjo9g1fr37ems45gghvc0oo2 at 4ax.com...
> On Tue, 26 Nov 2002 13:15:41 -0800, "Terris Linenbach"
> <noreply at nowhere.nwh> wrote:
> >Is the format roughly the same as loginfo?
> >
> As is now the case it goes like this:
> On the command line you get this:
> $1 -- tagname
> $2 -- operation "add" for tag, "mov" for tag -F, and "del" for tag -d
> $3 -- repository
> (Parameter 3 includes the full repository path down to the module
> folder, so if you are inclined you might want to filter out repository
> prefix and CVSROOT to get at the module.)
> Then on StdIn you get this (used to be on the command line):
> ->  file revision [file revision ...]
> All spaces in filenames are escaped with a single \
> The separator between items is a space.
> Have a go at it, works fine.
> /Bo
> (Bo Berglund, developer in Sweden)

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