Subject: Re: cvs: is it normal?
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Havard Eidnes <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 08/02/2005 13:51:55
> that on update it refetches EVERY file with "C", before each it write=
> it's moving it away.
> after finished update, next update does the same.
No, this is not normal.
I think I've seen similar problems when I tried to update from a
CVS server other than the one found in CVS/Root, or a part of my
tree was updated from another than the rest of the tree, and I
tried to update the whole tree from one of them. CVS really
likes your entire tree to come from a single CVS server, and
might be upset as above in case it doesn't.
Other problems of the same type can occur if your CVS/Entries
file is messed up, somehow.
All this from rather vague memories, so take with a pinch of
Without further details it is difficult to exactly tell what is
your particular problem.