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Re: CVS update, set date on local harddrive to same as the repository ti
Re: CVS update, set date on local harddrive to same as the repository time stamp
Thu, 8 May 2003 14:08:50 +0100
>> Erik Andersson wrote:
>>> I need to get some files from my CVS repository and I also need the
>>> date/time stamp for those files to be the same as in the repository. Is
>>> that possible?
> Max Bowsher wrote:
>> No, not without either modifying cvs or doing some nastily complicated
>> scripting. (You could get the dates via cvs log).
Erik Andersson wrote:
> Thank you Max for that information.
> Maybe there is someone who have written such a script already? It is quite
> importent for my project that we can be able to do that..
Just curious, but why? The current behaviour of cvs is for a reason -
"make", for example, would get really confused if cvs did take timestamps
from the repository on update.