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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:  None Status:  None
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  None
Open/Closed:  Open Release: 
Fixed Release:  None Fixed Feature Release:  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
2006-10-30 jhutz Carbon-Copy- => Added jhutz
2006-07-24 None Attached File- => Added cvs-add-local.patch, #10411

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