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bug #17194: "cvs add" does not work in read-only repositories

Submitted by:  None
Submitted on:  Mon 24 Jul 2006 03:50:00 PM UTC  
Votes:  1  
Category: Bug Fix (patch attached)Severity: 3 - Normal
Item Group: NoneStatus: None
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Mon 24 Jul 2006 03:54:17 PM UTC, comment #1:

Forgot to login. I'm the one who sent the patch.

José Dapena Paz <jdapena>
Mon 24 Jul 2006 03:50:00 PM UTC, original submission:

There's no way to do a "cvs add" in a read-only repository. At least there should be a way to add local information about the new file in order to let "cvs diff" return a complete patch.

This is interesting for submitting patches to developers when they don't provide write access for their repositories.

Attached to this bug there's a patch to add a -l parameter to make cvs add only work locally. This works for files but not for directories.



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file #10411:  cvs-add-local.patch added by None (2KiB - text/x-patch - Local paramter for cvs add)


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Date Changed By Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced By
Mon 30 Oct 2006 04:35:59 AM UTCjhutzCarbon-Copy-=>Added jhutz
Mon 24 Jul 2006 03:50:00 PM UTCNoneAttached File-=>Added cvs-add-local.patch, #10411

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