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Re: Tag locking change

From: Larry Jones
Subject: Re: Tag locking change
Date: Wed, 9 Oct 2002 11:26:08 -0400 (EDT)

Greg A. Woods writes:
> I think the issue is some of us don't want 'cvs rtag' to "work" when the
> intent is to tag the head of a branch, especially not with the new more
> per-directory-only locking scheme

Just to reemphasize, the per-directory locking scheme is not "new", it's
what all versions of CVS prior to 1.11.1 used.  The change to locking
the entire tree in CVS 1.11.1 was a stop-gap fix for a serious bug that
could cause data loss.

-Larry Jones

I'm crying because out there he's gone, but he's not gone inside me. -- Calvin

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