[cvsnt] Cannot add file on branch with CVSNT 2.5.04

Bo Berglund bo.berglund at telia.com
Tue Sep 4 17:57:57 BST 2007

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On Tue, 4 Sep 2007 13:35:24 +0200, Torsten Martinsen
<tma at gatehouse.dk> wrote:

>I just discovered a major problem in - it is not possible to
>add a file on a branch.
>In a sandbox checked out on branch 'mybranch':
>E:\temp\test>md dir
>E:\temp\test>notepad dir\test.txt
>[add a dozen lines of text to the file]
>E:\temp\test>cvs add dir
>? dir/test.txt
>Directory /rep/test/dir added to the repository
>--> Using per-directory sticky tag `mybranch'
>E:\temp\test>cvs add dir\test.txt

What happens if you go into the new dir and add the file from there?
cd dir
cvs add test.txt
cvs commit -m "Adding file on branch"


(Bo Berglund, developer in Sweden)

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