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On Fri, 12 Jan 2007 06:48:43 +0000, Arthur Barrett wrote: > > > Which was the last version of CVSNT that supported this feature? > > Bi Directional MergePoints has never been a feature of CVSNT, and never > been supported. A bug in an earlier version allowed it The code that constituted that 'bug' looks a bit big to have been added by accident. > and also allowed changes to be lost. Which as far as I see is still an unsubstantiated claim. > The discussion last year was very helpful, and so has this one. It > helps people learn how to implement certain business processes in a > reliable and supported way. Instead of making cvs able to support prcesses that other-vcs-with-merge-arrows do easily. > As always - if you want some feature in CVSNT that isn't there - you can > add it. At http://s17.ath.cx/tmp/cvsmergep.txt there is a patch. Use at own risk. We just put it back into our server (on Unix, though) because back-and-forth merges are a very important feature for us. > If you do not have the time and resources to create a build environment > and do the design and coding Unless you want criss-cross-merges between arbitrary branches there isn't much design to do. With our without the patch you must be careful what you intend to merge between more than two branches (including HEAD). Andreas -- np: 4'33