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Re: how to prevent cvs from locking?

From: Larry Jones
Subject: Re: how to prevent cvs from locking?
Date: Thu, 22 Sep 2005 18:11:30 -0400 (EDT)

DC writes:
> Im trying the validate_repo script now... before I did that, i went on my 
> computer and checked out the HEAD branch without any trouble what
> so ever.

That's because the HEAD version is stored intact near the beginning of
the file.  That's one of the things that makes repository corruption so
insidious -- you usually don't notice it until you try to do something
with an older revision long after the corruption occurred.

-Larry Jones

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