[GRASS5] GRASS 5.0.3 release candidate 4 (RC4) available

Markus Neteler neteler at itc.it
Thu Oct 9 09:27:32 EDT 2003

On Thu, Oct 09, 2003 at 02:01:06PM +0100, Glynn Clements wrote:
> Markus Neteler wrote:
> > > * Unfortunately src.nonGPL got partly packaged,
> > >   this needs to be removed from the tarball.
> > 
> > Strange:
> > cat src.nonGPL/CVS/Tag
> > Treleasebranch_26_april_2002_5_0_0
> > 
> > Why is that tagged? Did you tag it (please remove then)?
> > I have just updated the tree.
> src.nonGPL wasn't removed until after the release branch was created
> (AFAICT, it was removed the following day).
> Did you use "cvs update -dP"? Empty directories will only be removed
> if you use the "-P" switch. Similarly, directories which exist in the
> repository but not in your local copy will only be added if you use
> the "-d" switch.

It also comes when using "cvs up -dP".
The problem is that r.agnps50 was already tagged, now the tags are
moved as well.
> If you checked out a copy of the release branch on the day it was
> created, then updated it without "-P" (or if you made a copy of the
> head then updated it to the release branch without "-P"), the
> src.nonGPL directory (and its subdirectories) will still exist (with
> the appropriate tag), they just won't contain any files.

Does this apply for files moved in CVS server?

Should it be just removed from the branch?
> Personally, I have "update -dP" in my ~/.cvsrc file, so "cvs update"
> will always add and remove directories as necessary.

Good idea!


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