[cvsnt] Bug in CVSNT handling binary files?

Gerhard Fiedler lists at connectionbrazil.com
Tue Mar 11 13:57:43 GMT 2008

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Tilo Riemer wrote:

> Am 11.03.2008, 11:42 Uhr, schrieb Arthur Barrett  
> <arthur.barrett at march-hare.com>:
>> We do this all the time and I've never seen this happen.  What is the
>> EXACT command you are using to do the merge?
> "C:/Programme/CrossVC XXL 2.1/Tools/cvsnt.bin/cvs" -x  update -kk -P -d -j  
> my_branch

I'm not sure what the -kk option does to binary files, but it seems to me
that it may override the -kb option they have set, only for the merge. If
this is correct, this is not what you want and would explain the corruption
you're seeing. Maybe try the command without the -kk option.


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