cvs changes to support CR/LF in Root & Repository files

Csaba Raduly
Sun Mar 24 06:27:00 GMT 2013

Hi Bill,

On Sat, Mar 23, 2013 at 6:56 PM, Bill Priest wrote:
> All,
>   I used tortoisecvs (as a plugin for windows eclipse)  to check out
> some repositories to a "windows 7" directory (e.g. not a cygwin
> directory).  I tried to use the cygwin cvs client to diff files and
> check status but it complained ": no such repository" for "cvs log
> <filename>".  A simple dos2unix on the CVS/Root file changed the error
> to "cvs log: nothing known about <filename>"; a dos2unix on
> CVS/Repository allowed the "cvs log" command to work correctly.

I was able to access a sandbox (first checked out with Cygwin CVS)
with WinVCS and (windows)Eclipse's own CVS client. Maybe it'll work
for Tortoise also.

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