[cvsnt] Converting binary file to text file in CVS

Andreas Tscharner andy at vis.ethz.ch
Thu Jul 3 14:25:46 BST 2008

Vijaykaran_Bhaskarannaidu wrote:
> Added a file as binary and now I need to convert in to text file.
> Below command will change in local but I need to change and commit in to server(HEAD/Branch).
>  cvs up -ktkv <file>
> Please help me to solve this ?

You have to commit the changed file. Because cvsnt "thinks" it's not 
changed, you have to force the commit (using the -f option):

cvs commit -f ...

Best regards
Andreas Tscharner                                   <andy at vis.ethz.ch>
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