[cvsnt] Re: Why does chacl require a local checkout?

Jakob Kruse kruse at kruse-net.dk
Wed Oct 26 09:24:47 BST 2005

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Thanks Oliver.

Exactly what I was looking for (both ways actually) :-)


"Oliver Giesen" <ogware at gmx.net> wrote in message 
news:xn0e8xbnmakui5006 at news.cvsnt.org...
> Jakob Kruse wrote:
>> Is there some workaround for this - some simple command to checkout a
>> single file AND get the top-level CVS directory too?
> Yep, the TopLevelAdmin option in CVSROOT/config controls this. It's
> pretty much one of the first things I set whenever I create a new
> repository.
> You could also get the repository root metadata into the current folder
> using the following command (regardless of the TopLevelAdmin option):
> cvs co -l .
> Hope this helps.
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> Oliver
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