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bug #16561: incorrect error message with invalid revision numbers

Submitted by:  None
Submitted on:  Thu 11 May 2006 11:02:01 AM UTC  
Category:  Bug Report Severity:  3 - Normal
Item Group:  None Status:  None
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  None
Open/Closed:  Open Release: 
Fixed Release:  None Fixed Feature Release:  None

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Thu 11 May 2006 11:02:01 AM UTC, original submission:

cvs update -rX file
where X is higher than the most uptodate revision gives the
error message
cvs update: 'file' is no longer in the repository

which I think is really misleading and also not congruous with
other subcommands behaviour like
cvs log -rX file which just gives the general log header



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