[cvsnt] Files added as Read Only

Glen Starrett glen.starrett at march-hare.com
Fri Apr 11 15:19:36 BST 2008

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Vijaykaran_Bhaskarannaidu wrote:
> I have added files in CVS as read only mode 
> How to change the file in normal.?

Change them to RW and commit them (you'll need to use -f if there are no 
changes in the file itself).  That will update the permissions flags.

However, if you added them as exclusive edit, then the process is 
different (see Arthur's post in the thread "-kbx option set on 67 files. 


Glen Starrett
Technical Account Manager, North America
March Hare Software, LLC


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