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HI all, I am planning to use CVS for my code repository and would like to be able to associate all the code commits to some Change Requests (tracker items). My tracker does not expose any API therefore interacting with it and adding metadata at that level is not a possibility. However, can we do something in CVS to address this- I had some thoughts on the same and am looking at the group to help me refine or explore some better alternatives 1. When ever somebody checks in a file associated with a CR then tag that file with this CR. If a file is checked in multiple times one might just have info about the last checkin (or can this be avoided.) 2. Building on top of this on commit one can scan thru the comments for the CR number and in the loginfo trigger ask for the file to be automatically tagged by picking up the CR number from comments (Will need to take care of self locks) 3. Create a macro in WinCVS that does the following - When ever such a report is needed just query all the items and scan thru the logs to look for a match for all the checkin comments that had the given CR number in it and then based on that show the parsed output. Will this be a big performance problem if the sample set looks something like this - 500 files with an average 20 revisions per file Aditya Gandhi