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At Wednesday 25/10/2006 04:06, Lawrence Giam wrote: >I would like to ask a few questions regarding migrating WinCVS (version >2.0.51d) from Windows 2003 platform to CVS (version 1.12.) Debian 3.1R2 >platform. WinCVS is just a front end; I think you mean CVSNT 2.0.51d I don't think this may be possible; at least I don't know any tool for converting backwards from CVSNT to CVS. The bulk RCS format is the same, but some info is stored differently (expand mode by example, it's versioned on CVSNT but a static property on CVS). >1. What is best way to approach this migration? CVSNT -despite its name- runs on Linux too, so you could stay with it even after migrating the OS. >2. Will there be any incompatiblity problems with this migration? Will >developers still be able to use their WinCVS to connect to the linux >server? If you keep using CVSNT and manage to maintain the same host name and the same authentication scheme, they could even not notice the change... -- Gabriel Genellina Softlab SRL __________________________________________________ Correo Yahoo! Espacio para todos tus mensajes, antivirus y antispam ¡gratis! ¡Abrí tu cuenta ya! - http://correo.yahoo.com.ar