[GRASS5] question about CVS

Bernhard Reiter bernhard at intevation.de
Mon Sep 27 11:33:22 EDT 2004

On Thu, Sep 16, 2004 at 08:51:41PM +0100, Paul Kelly wrote:
> You can't rename or delete a directory in CVS (well Bernhard may be able 
> to do it by directly editing the repository but other developers with CVS 
> write access cannot, and I think it is good practice not to try to as it 
> does not show up in the CVS logs then). All you can do is delete all the 
> files in it and create a new directory with the name you wanted to rename 
> it to.

That is true:
In rare cases I can rename directly on the repository, 
but I would need to stop access for a while then.
History is preserved to some extend if I just "move" a file or directory.

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