[cvsnt] Re: Bug in cvsnt admin command(-o option)

Brian Post bpost at 80-20.com
Thu Mar 30 21:26:33 BST 2006

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OK Oliver -kBZ  may be a special (corner, ie seldom used) case, but this is 
the same bug others have reported with -kB and doing the exact same thing. 
IE Deleting the last revision. This has been reported within the last 2 

Cheers, Brian

"Oliver Giesen" <ogware at gmx.net> wrote in message 
news:xn0ekcaco1jvew001 at news.cvsnt.org...
> Äìèòðèé Æèëèí wrote:
>> We have found a serious bug in the cvsnt admin command(-o option)
>> When this command used to outdate some revision from a compressed
>> repository file , the file becames corrupted(no one can checkout it).
>> Example:
>> cvs add -kBz some_file.bin
>> cvs ci -m first_rev some_file.bin
> Could you repeat your tests for -kB, -kb, -kz and regular text files?
> Does the problem appear with those modes as well?
> This information is crucial in pinning down the source of the problem.
> -kBz is simply too much of a special case.
>> 08:41:46:   -> Server version is CVSNT 2.5.03 (Scorpio) Build 2151
>> 08:41:46:   -> Client version is CVSNT 2.5.03 (Scorpio) Build 2244
> <.snip.>
>> We hope that the bug will be removed in new releases.
> Maybe it already is. Both your client and your server are not the
> latest release. Your client is not even running an officially stable
> release.
> Cheers,
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> Oliver
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