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Re: Shared libraries and Projects in CVS

From: Ian Davies
Subject: Re: Shared libraries and Projects in CVS
Date: Sun, 21 Oct 2001 11:54:26 +0100

Thanks for the response, James.

What is lump?  Is it a CVS thing or does it rely on the development
environment.  Also, can you give me any pointers on what to search for as I
do not yet know the correct terminology - I either get millions of hits or



"James Youngman" <address@hidden> wrote in message
> "Ian Davies" <address@hidden> writes:
> > I am a newly appointed Software Development Manager and am trying to
> > order to a previously chaotic system.  CVS is key to my approach.
> >
> > I can version the source code of a project and the source code of a
> > library with CVS separately without problems.  What I would like to know
> > if there is any way to tie the two together so that I can regress to
> > previous versions of a project that may only work with a previous
version of
> > a shared library.
> Put the two things in two separate modules, and tie them together in
> the modules file like this :-
> lump: &projcode &sharedlib
> Obviously you will be able to provide more descriptive module names.
> You can then associate mutually-compatible versions of the two things
> by tagging the "lump" module.
> Consult the mailing list archive for more detailed discussion of these
> issues - it comes up regularly.
> --
> James Youngman
> Manchester, UK.  +44 161 226 7339
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