[cvsnt] Mergepoints

Harrison, Andrew andy.harrison at anite.com
Wed Feb 25 11:10:11 GMT 2004

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> From: Bo Berglund [mailto:Bo.Berglund at system3r.se]
> So by updating to HEAD one gets the latest files on *TRUNK*.
> The idea to use HEAD as a tag in the merge operations is no 
> good unless
> one specifically wants the tip of TRUNK. HEAD does *not* 
> refer to the tip
> of any other branch at all....

Yes, I was trying to explain how to use WinCVS to merge latest files on the
Trunk into a Branch that had been branched of previously. Would you use
update -jTRUNK or update -jHEAD for this? Or is there a different way of
doing it?


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