[cvsnt] Rename in branch causing merge issues

Eric B. ebenze at hotmail.com
Mon Feb 4 02:23:13 GMT 2008

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I'm not sure if there is a proper "procedure" for this.  Insights would be 

I have renamed some files in a branch using cvs rename and committed them 
properly (commit the directory) as per the documentation.  Everythign works 
great as long as I remain within the branch.  However, when I try to merge 
the branch back into the trunk, the renamed files aren't merging.  I had 
been expecting the renamed files to replace the trunk files, but that 
doesn't seem to be the case.

Is there a proper procedure to accomplish this?  Or is my only solution to 
either a) rename files in repository, or b) delete/add the newly named 



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