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On Thu, 14 Sep 2006 23:35:18 +0200, Bo Berglund <bo.berglund at telia.com> wrote: >On Thu, 14 Sep 2006 13:58:28 -0600, "Randy McCharles" ><RandyMcCharles at smarttech.com> wrote: > >>I've looked through various documentation and searched the web, but can't seem to find a reference to this subject. >> >>When doing a >> >> cvs admin -m"log message" file >> >>is there a way to insert a multi line comment? >> >>cvs commit invokes and editor to enter multiple lines, but admin doesn't seem to. >> >>We use cvs admin -m to correct check-in comments. >> > >Use the \n escape: > > cvs admin -m"log message\nwith multiple lines\ embedded" file > Actually according to the docs it should be: cvs admin -mRev:"log message" file in this case: cvs admin -m1.15:"log message\nwith multiple lines\ embedded" file HTH /Bo (Bo Berglund, developer in Sweden)