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Re: cvs does not support adding files locally (to allow a diff et c


From: Ingolf Steinbach
Subject: Re: cvs does not support adding files locally (to allow a diff et c
Date: Wed, 21 Jul 2004 09:11:29 +0200
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Hi,

On Tuesday 20 July 2004 22:38, Larry Jones wrote:
> There are lots of reasons: error checking (e.g., trying to add a file
> that already exists or with the same name as an existing directory),
> resurrecting files (which performs a checkout), etc.

IMO, the only reason which counts (and yes, it does!) is
resurrecting files, as there is no way to prevent the addition
(and check-in) of a file/dir with the same name by another
user between my own cvs add and cvs commit of the file.

Kind regards
    Ingolf
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