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cvs - Concurrent Versions System
This manpage is a summary of some of the features of
but it may no longer be kept up-to-date. For more current and in-depth documentation, please consult the Cederqvist manual (via the
command or otherwise, as described in the SEE ALSO section of this manpage).
; in fact, five commands are sufficient to use (and contribute to)
startup file (
"CVS STARTUP FILE"
"CVS COMMAND SUMMARY"
"COMMON COMMAND OPTIONS"
to avoid shortening module paths in your working directory. (Normally,
shortens paths as much as possible when you specify an explicit target directory.)
options to diff against a revision (on the head branch) in the past, and
), so that you can count on reproducing
Several options (shown above as
) control what
Certain commands have a single record type:
(type F), and
(type T). One of four
stands for 5 hours and 30 minutes ahead of (i.e. east of) UTC.
source repository (since a prior
, your editor is invoked (as with
) to allow you
You can specify (using the standard
directory (also within the source repository).
By default (without a
to ignore (see the description of the
These options are interpreted before the startup file (
) is read