[cvsnt] What's going on here? is cvs diff broken?

Victor A. Wagner Jr. vawjr at rudbek.com
Mon Sep 20 17:37:40 BST 2004

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I'm baffled by the following...specifically by why "cvs diff pwd.c" 
produces NO output.
this is a paste of several cvs commands.  Any suggestions as to how cvsnt 
can exhibit this behavior would be appreciated.

C:\Projects\boost\tools\build\jam_src>cvs ver
Client: Concurrent Versions System (CVSNT) 2.0.51d (client/server)
Server: Concurrent Versions System (CVS) 1.11.16 (client/server)

C:\Projects\boost\tools\build\jam_src>cvs status pwd.c
File: pwd.c             Status: Needs Patch

    Working revision:    1.9
    Repository revision: 
1.10    /cvsroot/boost/boost/tools/build/jam_src/pwd.c,v
    Sticky Tag:          (none)
    Sticky Date:         (none)
    Sticky Options:      (none)

C:\Projects\boost\tools\build\jam_src>cvs diff pwd.c

C:\Projects\boost\tools\build\jam_src>cvs diff -r1.10 pwd.c
Index: pwd.c
RCS file: /cvsroot/boost/boost/tools/build/jam_src/pwd.c,v
retrieving revision 1.10
retrieving revision 1.9
diff -r1.10 -r1.9
< #include <unistd.h>

C:\Projects\boost\tools\build\jam_src>cvs -n update pwd.c
U pwd.c

C:\Projects\boost\tools\build\jam_src>type cvs\root
:ssh:vawjr at cvs.sourceforge.net:/cvsroot/boost


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