[cvsnt] reposting question about ignore defaults

Arthur Barrett arthur.barrett at march-hare.com
Fri Aug 3 10:12:59 BST 2007

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> I posted this in march and last month....no response.  


> [zelston CVSROOT]$ grep class *
> cvswrappers:*.class -k 'b'

$ cvs info cvsignore | grep class
. .. core RCSLOG tags TAGS RCS SCCS .make.state .nse_depinfo #* .#*
cvslog.* ,* CVS CVS.adm .del-* *.a *.olb *.o *.obj *.so *.Z *~ *.old
*.elc *.ln *.bak *.BAK *.orig *.rej *.exe *.dll *.pdb *.lib *.ncb *.ilk
*.exp *.suo .DS_Store _$* *$ *.lo *.pch *.idb *.class ~*

> I can import them with "-I!"  but I'd rather default it so I don't
> have to explain that to 20 developers.   why are .class files being
> ignored?  where do I turn that off?

You should be able to put "!" in the global cvsignore to override all
the defaults (and then add the defaults you do want), but I've not
tested it.


Arthur Barrett

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