[cvsnt] problems with edit/commit -c

Kim Sparrow ksparrow at lightpointe.com
Tue Sep 17 18:49:00 BST 2002

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Turns out I had been using a 57d client and a 57i server... I updated my client to 57i and it now works as it should.  Thanks for the tip!


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From: cvsnt-admin at cvsnt.org [mailto:cvsnt-admin at cvsnt.org]On Behalf Of
Tony Hoyle
Sent: Tuesday, September 17, 2002 8:22 AM
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Subject: Re: [cvsnt] problems with edit/commit -c

On Tue, 17 Sep 2002 23:15:31 +0800, "Jerzy Kaczorowski"
<jerzyk at wndtabs.com> wrote:

>>'commit -c' just checks to see if you're a valid editor of the file.
>It appears that it doesn't actually, and looks like a bug to me. It should
>not allow to commit (if used the commit -c) if you don't have a valid edit
>on the file, just like it doesn't allow to "edit -c" if someone else did
>Of course there is always "-f" to force commit and edit, but general "-c"
>should be reserved as it claims by it's name ;)
What version are you checking with?  Before sometime around 57f the
'commit -c' code was missing from the client.


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