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Re: Setting up a new CVSNT or Linux server ??

From: Pierre Asselin
Subject: Re: Setting up a new CVSNT or Linux server ??
Date: Wed, 21 Jul 2004 20:46:57 -0400
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Frederic Brehm <address@hidden> wrote:

> [ case-sensitive client with case-insensitive server]
> In your scenario, it appears to me that the only failure comes with the 
> CVSNT server and UNIX client. In that case, the user knows that there are 
> two separate files "file" and "File" in the directory and CVS should be 
> able to add both but it refuses.

But allowing the add would be worse for the developers on
case-insensitive clients.  For them, the next update would yield
endless messages to "move File, it is in the way".

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