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Re: CVS and CR, LF

You are correct about the mount points.  I mounted in binary mode, then used cvs
in bash and it now works correctly.  Setting CYGWIN=binmode did not have the
same effect.

Thank you for your input.


On 22 Dec 2001 10:15:51 +0100
Andrew Markebo <> wrote:

> Which cvs do you use (cygwin?) and how do you connect to the repository? 
> Doesn't the windows/dos cvs'es convert CRLF's to LF (or what it is ;-)
> When we use wincvs around here, talking to a repository-server on
> unix, I think it is taken care of automagically.
> Hmm could it be the mounts of the filesystems you edit the files on?
> If you mount it as textmode, cygwin cvs might just see the LF's.. 
>         /Andy
> / David Koski <> wrote:
> | Hello,
> | 
> | I have been using CVS successfully to maintain source code on a Linux based
> | server.  The files have been edited with DOS applications and have CR, LF
> | terminators.  The local source is on a Linux Samba share so it has been easy

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