Subject: Re: one more file ignored by CVS
To: None <Chris_G_Demetriou@LAGAVULIN.PDL.CS.CMU.EDU>
From: Niklas Hallqvist <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 02/02/1995 16:37:49
>>>>> "Chris" == Chris G Demetriou <Chris_G_Demetriou@LAGAVULIN.PDL.CS.CMU.EDU> writes:
>> This can be fixed in either of two ways, change my CVS strategy or
>> change filename. I'm not sure what's best. I like the strategy of
>> CVS as it is, but I also dislike renaming random files every here
>> and there. What do people think?
Chris> I assume you're importing out of a supped tree, or an otherwise
Chris> "clean" tree. if that's the case, why not just set the
Chris> "ignored" suffix list to nothing with -I"! "?
I'm not importing it, but rather sup into a checked out tree, then
adding/removing/updating just the files that need to be. This is much
faster than importing when supping often. "cvs update" doesn't seem
to honour the -I flag, so there. However, I agree it's not hard to
change the source for cvs. I'm just thinking that it might be a bad
idea to use .a and .so for other files than libraries and shared
objects. I have no problem handling this locally anyway, I just
imagine I'm not the only one that will step on this...
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