Version control system built around CVS
Meta-CVS is a version control system created around CVS. It keeps most of CVS's features, but adds support for first class directory structure versioning, storage of symbolic links, and versioning of execute permissions and user-defined properties. Meta-CVS greatly simplifies branching and merging by keeping track of what is merged where. It records file types and automatically assigns a CVS keyword expansion mode to newly added files whose suffixes match previously recorded types. The package also has an importing feature that automatically figures out renames and moves, so it is easy to keep up with patches from multiple sources despite directory structure changes.
DocumentationUser guide included
released on 12 March 2004
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|License:GPLv2||Janet Casey||1 November 2002|
Leaders and contributors
Resources and communication
|Required to use||CVS|
|Required to build||CLISP compiled built with FFI support|
This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 12 July 2005.
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