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Re: cvs update times

From: Larry Jones
Subject: Re: cvs update times
Date: Tue, 18 Nov 2003 10:38:30 -0500 (EST)

Eric Siegerman writes:
> Didn't someone say that "co" locks the whole tree, but "update"
> only locks one directory at a time?

If they did, they're wrong.  Checkout and update both use the same
underlying code, so they both do locking the same way (directory at a
time).  I think admin, commit and the various edit and watch commands
are the only things that lock the whole tree; everything else locks a
directory at a time.

-Larry Jones

Please tell me I'm adopted. -- Calvin

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