How To Use CVS

These are my notes on how to do obscure things in CVS.

How to retrieve a deleted file

Finding which file to recover:

Once you know the file name and revision: To retrieve aDir/bDir/j.java, revision 1.3:

How to start a new project

To create a new repository:

To create a new module (top level directory)

To import existing code cleanly:

How to Merge

To incrementally merge changes/adds/deletes made on one branch to another branch:

How to Copy-back

To move all the changes made in one branch onto another branch (overwriting whatever was there):

Bugs That I've Run Into
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