[cvsnt] Re: "Can only specify directories for this command"

Bo Berglund bo.berglund at telia.com
Fri Jan 3 07:36:28 GMT 2003

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On Fri, 3 Jan 2003 13:47:56 +0800, "Shepherd" <chgg at shinewaysoft.com>

>> > Another problem: I couldn't check out a branch by command.
>> >     D:\eclipse\workspace>cvs checkout -r sal-dev sal
>> >     cvs [server aborted]: no such tag sal-dev
>> > I tagged in eclipse. I found that in the file "Entries" there was a
>> > "/TSAL-Dev",did it mean the tag was "SAL-Dev"?
>> >
>> Looks like it.
>But how to to check out a branch by command?

cvs -d <your cvsroot goes here> checkout -r SAL-dev sal
should do it

(Bo Berglund, developer in Sweden)

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