[cvsnt] Re: Changing a comment for a particular change set

Tony Hoyle tmh at nodomain.org
Mon Sep 20 12:29:13 BST 2004

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Kevin wrote:
> "Tony Hoyle" <tmh at nodomain.org> wrote in message
> news:cicjqf$8ah$1 at paris.nodomain.org...
>>admin -m is documented as only taking a revision but the code does allow
>>tags, however it's poorly handled - if the tag doesnt exist it
>>automatically matches to HEAD.
> Behavior confirmed :-(   ... and irreversible!
> Can you either:
> - support this feature?    or
> - disallow it (maybe just for the time being)?
> I overwrote a whole lot of comments this way!
I've fixed it so it'll do something a bit more sensible (it'll generate 
a warning for every file not changed, though).

All admin commands are irreversible, which is why there's a big warning 
associated with it.


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