Subject: Re: HEADS UP: XFree86 3.3.6 has been EOLed
To: George Michaelson <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Greg A. Woods <email@example.com>
Date: 01/10/2005 17:45:05
[ On Monday, January 10, 2005 at 15:05:58 (+1000), George Michaelson wrote: ]
> Subject: Re: HEADS UP: XFree86 3.3.6 has been EOLed
> Isn't this just about a cvsignore directive and a way to script it?
CVS never ignores any file that's already in the repository -- and
obviously it shouldn't.
The cvsignore functionality is only for product files and other junk
that might sometimes end up in the working directories.
To leave out some part of a project one has to explicitly select one's
desired components using the "modules" file feature, but doing that in a
portable way with the existing implemantion would, I think, require some
Greg A. Woods
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