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Re: CVS update, set date on local harddrive to same as the repository ti
Re: CVS update, set date on local harddrive to same as the repository time stamp
Thu, 8 May 2003 15:04:29 -0400
On Thu, May 08, 2003 at 01:25:40PM +0100, Max Bowsher wrote:
> Erik Andersson wrote:
> > I need to get some files from my CVS repository and I also need the
> > date/time stamp for those files to be the same as in the repository. Is that
> > possible?
> No, not without either modifying cvs or doing some nastily complicated
This is not completely correct. "cvs checkout" (and export, I
believe) *do* give each checked-out file the timestamp of the
revision it came from.
"cvs update", however, gives the files the current time. If it
didn't, "make" might fail to rebuild objects that should have
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|-_|/ > Eric Siegerman, Toronto, Ont. address@hidden
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