R: [cvsnt] binary file question

Tony Hoyle tmh at nodomain.org
Fri Feb 21 08:56:44 GMT 2003

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Alberto Barbati wrote:

> 3) If I use "cvs -p -r x.x update" I get a garbled file. It's not just a
> CRLF translation problem: I inspected the file with a hex editor and it
> clearly contains text strings that shouldn't be there. Weird!
'-p' is 'checkout to console'  It makes no sense to try to do this to a
binary file.


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