older version of cvs in Cygwin?

Marco Atzeri marco.atzeri@gmail.com
Sat Sep 3 21:06:00 GMT 2016

On 03/09/2016 20:58, Hans-Bernhard Bröker wrote:
> Am 03.09.2016 um 16:17 schrieb Marco Atzeri:
>>> This seems to be an older version of cvs, and SourceForge's cvs server
>>> won't always interoperate with it to do e.g. the cvs remove command.
>>> Choices to install are 1.11.23-2 and the older 1.11.22-1.
>> It is the last released
>> https://www.cygwin.com/ml/cygwin-announce/2015-07/msg00054.html
> Well, not exactly.  CVS has both a "stable" and a "feature" branch.
> Stable release 1.11.23 is the most recent, but feature release 1.12.13,
> while about 3 years older,

last as temporal release.

stable  1.11.23 was released on May 2008
feature 1.12.13 was released on Oct 2005

I stick on the most recent and less buggy ;-)

CVS is basically dead, and the usage of any other
source version control is strongly recommended.


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