[Scummvm-devel] Subversion is here!

Philip Kendall pak21 at srcf.ucam.org
Fri Jan 27 04:27:03 CET 2006

On Fri, Jan 20, 2006 at 09:51:30AM +0100, Max Horn wrote:
> Again, this is plain simply wrong. Moving files around inside the  
> repository (with admin access) is *NOT* in the least a replacement  
> for versioned file renemas/moves. To the contrary, it *breaks* old  
> versions. If you rename a file in the CVS repos structure (i.e. the  
> file system on the server), then you renamed it in every revision.

So, don't do that then.

See eg <http://dotat.at/writing/cvs-guidelines.html#wizard>, point 6.4.


Phil (thinks Subversion is a good thing, but spreading FUD about CVS
      to support it is a bad thing)

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