[cvsnt] Sticky option (-ko) permanent or only on in working directory?

David Somers dsomers at omz13.com
Fri Aug 18 15:12:17 BST 2006

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Tony Hoyle wrote:

> David Somers wrote:
>> Yes... but... the snafu comes when you want to use cvsnt to mirror a
>> (vanilla) cvs repository that uses LocalKeyword and KeywordExpand ...
> Not sure why you'd want to do that.. 

Because there are time when its handy to mirror a repository on a local

> it wouldn't work very well - 
> vanilla cvs would have trouble with cvsnt rcs files, plus the commit
> support files have a different format - it's not just config...

I'm talking about a cvsnt server mirroring a vanilla cvs repository... not a
vanilla cvs server mirroring a cvsnt repository... it works most of the
time... except when the repo uses those certain keywords (LocalKeyword and
KeywordExpand) and cvsnt starts throws back config errors.


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