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Re: CVS Update problem with "."

From: Larry Jones
Subject: Re: CVS Update problem with "."
Date: Fri, 12 Oct 2007 14:08:30 -0400 (EDT)

Sundeep writes:
> Why does CVS behave differently when I give "." or when I do not give
> "."

Because the directory you're in (A) was not checked out from CVS and
thus is not under CVS control.  When you're in a non-CVS controlled
directory and give a command with no arguments, it behaves more like "*"
than ".".  Normally, you should only run CVS commands in CVS-controlled

-Larry Jones

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