[cvsnt] tag a tagged version

Flávio Etrusco flavio.etrusco at gmail.com
Fri May 9 12:59:44 BST 2008

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On Fri, May 9, 2008 at 5:20 AM, Andreas Tscharner <andy at vis.ethz.ch> wrote:
> anilal.gopinathan at wipro.com wrote:
>> Hi All
> Hi,
>> I have tagged all the files with a valid tag name "rel-0-4". Is it
>> possible to have another tag over the existing tagged files under
>> "rel-0-4".
> Yes.
> Checkout or update (if you have newer revisions in your repository) to
> the tag and make a new tag, e.g.
> cvs -q tag <NewTag>
> in the root of your module
> Don't use rtag for this case!

Hi Andreas,
can you please elaborate a bit on why not? I would've certainly used
rtag. IIRC I've done it before and didn't notice a problem, but I
don't wanna fall on any trap ;-)

Best regards,

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