[cvsnt] Merge doesn't remove file

Flávio Etrusco flavio.etrusco at gmail.com
Thu Mar 13 15:49:57 GMT 2008

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On Thu, Mar 13, 2008 at 9:51 AM, Gerhard Fiedler
<lists at connectionbrazil.com> wrote:
> Hello,
>  I have a file that has been removed on a branch, but when I merge that
>  branch into HEAD, the file on HEAD doesn't get removed. Instead, I get a
>  message that says "cvs server: file Base.hpp has been modified, but has
>  been removed in revision bGeDev". (See the update command below.)
>  The file is not modified on HEAD (see stat below). The only modifications
>  are a few revisions on the branch after the last merge before the file got
>  removed on the branch. But the last revision on the branch is dead (see log
>  below). Yet, after the merge, the file in HEAD is untouched.
>  Can anybody explain why it doesn't merge the remove from the branch to
>  HEAD?

I guess the message refers to the fact that there were
commits/modifications on head after the branchpoint/last mergepoint?


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