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|Short description=Version control and project management software
 
|Short description=Version control and project management software
 
|Full description=Manages multiple revisions of files by automating the storage, retrieval, logging, identification, and merging of revisions. It's particularly useful for text that is revised frequently, such as programs, documentation, graphics, papers, and form letters.
 
|Full description=Manages multiple revisions of files by automating the storage, retrieval, logging, identification, and merging of revisions. It's particularly useful for text that is revised frequently, such as programs, documentation, graphics, papers, and form letters.
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|Homepage URL=http://www.gnu.org/software/rcs/
 
|User level=none
 
|User level=none
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|Component programs=rcs,ci,co,ident,rcsclean,rcsdiff,rcsfreeze,rcsmerge
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|Computer languages=C
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|Documentation note=Technical paper and manual pages included
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|Related projects=CVSSearch,Meta-CVS,CVS,CVSGraph,gnu-arch,prcs,Subversion,Vesta,darcs,cssc
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|Keywords=editing,file management,RCS,file revision
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|Version identifier=5.7.93
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|Version date=2010-09-28
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|Version status=stable
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|Version download=http://alpha.gnu.org/gnu/rcs/rcs-5.7.93.tar.gz
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|Last review by=Janet Casey
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|Last review date=2003-01-08
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
|Version identifier=5.7
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|Is GNU=Yes
|Version date=1995-06-16
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|GNU package identifier=rcs
|Version status=stable
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|License verified date=2010-09-29
|Version download=http://www.cs.purdue.edu/homes/trinkle/RCS/rcs-5.7.tar.Z
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|License verified date=2001-02-10
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|Version comment=5.7 stable released 1995-06-16
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|Interface=command-line
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|License verified by=Janet Casey
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|License verified by=Kelly Hopkins
|License verified date=2001-02-10
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|License verified date=2010-09-29
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{{Person
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|Real name=RCS Maintainers
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|Role=Maintainer
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|Email=rcs-bugs@cs.purdue.edu
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|Resource audience=Support
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|Resource kind=E-mail
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|Resource URL=mailto:help-rcs@gnu.org
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|Resource audience=Bug Tracking
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Revision as of 13:44, 12 October 2012

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GNU RCS

https://www.gnu.org/software/rcs/
RCS is the original Revision Control System. It works on a file-by-file basis, in contrast to subsequent version control systems such as CVS, Subversion, and Git. This can make it suitable for system administration files, for example, which are often inherently local to one machine.

Documentation

Technical paper and manual pages included

Heckert gnu.small.png This is a GNU package:rcs

Download

Download version 5.9.4 (stable)
released on 22 January 2015

VCS Checkout

Categories

Related Projects




Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv3orlaterGenium10 March 2016



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Thien-Thi Nguyen Maintainer


Resources and communication

Audience Resource type URI
Bug Tracking E-mail mailto:rcs-bugs@cs.purdue.edu
Bug reports Mailing List Subscribe https://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/bug-rcs
User Mailing List Subscribe https://lists.gnu.org/mailman/listinfo/help-rcs
Developer VCS Repository Webview http://git.savannah.gnu.org/cgit/rcs.git/?h=p
Developer Homepage https://savannah.gnu.org/projects/rcs/
Support E-mail mailto:help-rcs@gnu.org


Software prerequisites

Kind Description
Required to use GNU Diffutils >= 2.7

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 10 March 2016.



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