[cvsnt] cvs rename bugs

Bo Berglund bo.berglund at telia.com
Fri Aug 25 06:16:53 BST 2006

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On Thu, 24 Aug 2006 22:48:42 -0400, Mark Levedahl <noone at nospam.net>

>David Somers wrote:
>> Mark Levedahl wrote:
>>> Using 2.5.03, Build 2382, I've found two bugs in cvs rename that
>>> required manual hacking of the repository for recovery:
>> Hardly surprising since rename is experimental/unstable.
>> Doing anything more complicated than an in-directory file rename is not
>> recommended... using it for moves across directories is mad.
>Then perhaps March-Hare should not claim that cvsnt has rename, much 
>less compare it to that of svn, etc?

Do you really consider *moving* a file from one location to a
completely different place as *renaming* the file???
This is not what I consider a rename....


(Bo Berglund, developer in Sweden)

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