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From: Paul A. Bristow (boost_at_[hidden])
Date: 2002-07-30 14:51:16

> -----Original Message-----
> From: boost-bounces_at_[hidden]
> [mailto:boost-bounces_at_[hidden]]On Behalf Of Tom Harris
> Sent: Tuesday, July 30, 2002 8:22 AM
> To: 'boost_at_[hidden]'
> Subject: RE: [boost] Boost Test Tools and Unit Testing - date and time
> stamping
> >I have been using Gennadiy Rozental's new and improved Boost
> Test Tools and
> >Unit Test Library to improve my testing.
> Can't find the new UnitTest lib, where is it?
> Tom Harris, Software Engineer
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>cvs -d :ext:rogeeff_at_[hidden]:/cvsroot/boost co -r
> >unit_test_development boost
> >
> tia
> andras

Sorry - I also hit this but forgot you need to 'login' as anonymous as
example below.

cvs -z3 -d:pserver:anonymous_at_[hidden]:/cvsroot/boost
checkout -rmpl-development boost

Sadly there is a learning curve for CVS - and my brain is full already!


Dr Paul A Bristow, hetp Chromatography
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Microsoft Windows 2000 [Version 5.00.2195]
(C) Copyright 1985-2000 Microsoft Corp.

Info on CVS:
Open Source Development with CVS, Moeshe Bar. - a sort of 'CVS for Idiots'


E:\>cvs --help
Usage: cvs [cvs-options] command [command-options-and-arguments]
  where cvs-options are -q, -n, etc.
    (specify --help-options for a list of options)
  where command is add, admin, etc.
    (specify --help-commands for a list of commands
     or --help-synonyms for a list of command synonyms)
  where command-options-and-arguments depend on the specific command
    (specify -H followed by a command name for command-specific help)
  Specify --help to receive this message

The Concurrent Versions System (CVS) is a tool for version control.
For CVS updates and additional information, see
    the CVS home page at or
    Pascal Molli's CVS site at

E:\>cvs --help-options
CVS global options (specified before the command name) are:
    -H Displays usage information for command.
    -Q Cause CVS to be really quiet.
    -q Cause CVS to be somewhat quiet.
    -r Make checked-out files read-only.
    -w Make checked-out files read-write (default).
    -l Turn history logging off.
    -n Do not execute anything that will change the disk.
    -t Show trace of program execution -- try with -n.
    -v CVS version and copyright.
    -T tmpdir Use 'tmpdir' for temporary files.
    -e editor Use 'editor' for editing log information.
    -d CVS_root Overrides $CVSROOT as the root of the CVS tree.
    -f Do not use the ~/.cvsrc file.
    -z # Use compression level '#' for net traffic.
    -a Authenticate all net traffic.
    -s VAR=VAL Set CVS user variable.
(Specify the --help option for a list of other help options)

E:\>cvs --help-commands
CVS commands are:
        add Add a new file/directory to the repository
        admin Administration front end for rcs
        annotate Show last revision where each line was modified
        checkout Checkout sources for editing
        commit Check files into the repository
        diff Show differences between revisions
        edit Get ready to edit a watched file
        editors See who is editing a watched file
        export Export sources from CVS, similar to checkout
        history Show repository access history
        import Import sources into CVS, using vendor branches
        init Create a CVS repository if it doesn't exist
        log Print out history information for files
        login Prompt for password for authenticating server
        logout Removes entry in .cvspass for remote repository
        rannotate Show last revision where each line of module was
        rdiff Create 'patch' format diffs between releases
        release Indicate that a Module is no longer in use
        remove Remove an entry from the repository
        rlog Print out history information for a module
        rtag Add a symbolic tag to a module
        status Display status information on checked out files
        tag Add a symbolic tag to checked out version of files
        unedit Undo an edit command
        update Bring work tree in sync with repository
        version Show current CVS version(s)
        watch Set watches
        watchers See who is watching a file
(Specify the --help option for a list of other help options)

E:\>cvs --help-synonyms
CVS command synonyms are:
        add ad new
        admin adm rcs
        annotate ann
        checkout co get
        commit ci com
        diff di dif
        export exp ex
        history hi his
        import im imp
        log lo
        login logon lgn
        rannotate rann ra
        rdiff patch pa
        release re rel
        remove rm delete
        rlog rl
        rtag rt rfreeze
        status st stat
        tag ta freeze
        update up upd
        version ve ver
(Specify the --help option for a list of other help options)


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