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Re: CVS vs. RCS

From: Greg A. Woods
Subject: Re: CVS vs. RCS
Date: Thu, 29 Aug 2002 10:34:56 -0400 (EDT)

[ On Thursday, August 29, 2002 at 07:25:35 (-0400), Donald Sharp wrote: ]
> Subject: Re: CVS vs. RCS
> The biggest difference is that CVS allows module level control over
> source.  RCS is designed to work on a single file at a time.

An even bigger difference is that CVS essentially uses RCS under the
hood so to speak.  I.e. CVS is built on top of RCS and only a few of the
commonly used RCS features are not exploited by CVS.

                                                                Greg A. Woods

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