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Re: CVS: Ugh

Ilya Zakharevich
April 5, 2000 11:19
Re: CVS: Ugh
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On Wed, Apr 05, 2000 at 12:20:40PM -0400, Bennett Todd wrote:
> But I really like its balance of complexity -vs- functionality; I
> like the way it exposes as much as you want of its underpinnings. By
> sticking strictly to a directory heirarchy of RCS files, it may end
> up with limitations that turn icko when you want to rename things
> (although create and remove isn't an awful way of handling it). But
> it retains lovely compatibility with other tools.

Why sticking with RCS is a limitation?  I can move RCS files around
without any problem.  All what is needed is a file with a mapping
"real name" => "the name in the source tree".

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