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Re: Info about tags
Re: Info about tags
Thu, 24 Oct 2002 18:44:38 +0300
On Thu, Oct 24, 2002 at 09:10:30AM -0500, Todd Denniston wrote:
> Nick Patavalis wrote:
> > Take for instance this very real example (my source-tree is a
> > linux-kernel):
> > cvs status -v Makefile
> > ===================================================================
> > File: Makefile Status: Up-to-date
> > Working revision: 18.104.22.168 Wed Oct 23 16:20:33 2002
> > Repository revision: 22.214.171.124
> > /home/npat/new_kernel/cvsroot/arm-linux/Makefile,v
> > Sticky Tag: (none)
> > Sticky Date: (none)
> > Sticky Options: (none)
> > Existing Tags:
> > T10 (revision: 126.96.36.199)
> > T9 (revision: 188.8.131.52)
> > T8 (revision: 184.108.40.206)
> > T7 (revision: 220.127.116.11)
> > T6 (revision: 18.104.22.168)
> > T5 (revision: 22.214.171.124)
> > T4 (revision: 126.96.36.199)
> > T3 (revision: 188.8.131.52)
> > T2* (revision: 184.108.40.206)
> > T2 (revision: 220.127.116.11)
> > T1 (branch: 1.1.1)
> > and try to answer:
> > which tag represents the most recent vendor-branch import?
> easy follow the magic vendor branch 1.1.1.x, T10 is probably the tag that
> represents the most recent vendor-branch import.
No, as a matter of fact it's T2* !
> now the 'T2 (revision: 18.104.22.168)' and 'T2 (revision: 22.214.171.124)' looks
Ok, this is a typo (I obviously edited the TAG names!). I 've flagged
the "second" T2 as "T2*"
> OK, wait a second...I see why you chose this file...I can not be
> SURE that the tag was applied during an import, I only assumed it
> was because it followed the form of the ones used for import, and I
> believe than any sane (or one who wanted to stay that way) person
> would use a different form of tag for their own work than they did
> for imports. I would need at least one more set of history to figure
> it out for sure. You got me.
Yep! That's the point.
> Yep that's right I am about to mention cvs2cl.pl again.
Looks helpfull, I 'll try it, but what I would like is a tool that produces
an output like this:
or something similar.
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