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Re: Forcing the date on a check-in

From: Pierre Asselin
Subject: Re: Forcing the date on a check-in
Date: 22 Oct 2001 13:38:39 -0500

address@hidden (Paul DeWolf) writes:

>I'm in the process of moving from SourceSafe to CVS, and I'm writing a
>Python script to convert from one to the other.  (The website with the
>vss2cvs Perl script seems to not be available anymore).

>I want to keep the old dates of the file versions, so I want to be
>able to commit a version to CVS, explicitly setting the date/time
>instead of using the current date and time.

>Is there a way to do this?  

If you're willing to build the ,v files with RCS commands instead
of cvs calls, the ci(1) command has a -d option that would do what
you want.

Pierre Asselin
Westminster, Colorado

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