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Re: Remove a folder with WinCVS?

From: Peter Davis
Subject: Re: Remove a folder with WinCVS?
Date: 25 Apr 2002 16:39:36 GMT
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Matt Riechers <address@hidden> wrote in 

> Subject: Re: Remove a folder with WinCVS?
> From: Matt Riechers <address@hidden>
> Newsgroups:
> Peter Davis wrote:
>> Does anyone know if there's a way to remove a folder with WinCVS?
>> We've removed all the files in the folder, but when we select the
>> folder itself, the remove option is grayed out.
> CVS can't remove directories; it only controls files. To remove empty
> directories, you need to "prune empty directories" (cvs update -P). In
> WinCVS you can select this option in the "Globals" tab of the "Update
> settings" dialog.

Thanks.  Will this remove the directories from the CVS database next time 
a commit is done?  In other words, if I do this, then do a commit, and 
then do another update, will the directory be re-created by the update?



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