[cvsnt] Cannot add file on branch with CVSNT 2.5.04
tma at gatehouse.dk
Tue Sep 4 12:35:24 BST 2007
I just discovered a major problem in 2.5.04.2471 - it is not possible to
add a file on a branch.
In a sandbox checked out on branch 'mybranch':
[add a dozen lines of text to the file]
E:\temp\test>cvs add dir
Directory /rep/test/dir added to the repository
--> Using per-directory sticky tag `mybranch'
E:\temp\test>cvs add dir\test.txt
cvs server: scheduling file `dir/test.txt' for addition on branch
cvs server: use 'cvs commit' to add this file permanently
E:\temp\test>cvs commit -m "Add on branch"
cvs commit: Examining .
cvs commit: Examining dir
cvs commit: Examining subdir
RCS file: /rep/test/dir/test.txt,v
Checking in dir/test.txt;
/rep/test/dir/test.txt,v <-- test.txt
new revision: 188.8.131.52; previous revision: 1.1
cvs server: Dropping data: pos>vec->text.nlines
cvs [server aborted]: invalid change text in /rep/test/dir/test.txt,v
Looking in the repo, CVSNT produces an RCS file containing the change
which is indeed invalid, as there is no line 1 in revision 1.1.
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