>>>> "Peter" == Peter Bernard West
Peter> Martin Buchholz writes:
> The officially sanctioned way to get 21.2 via CVS is:
> cvs -z3 -d :pserver:xemacs＠cvs.xemacs.org:/usr/CVSroot checkout -R release-21-2
> I changed the tag as well so that a simple `cvs update' will get the
> latest CVS sources.
Peter> Does this mean that if I `cvs update' in an xemacs directory
Peter> containing the 21.0.6 cvs sources, that they will be updated to the
Peter> 21.2.8 (or whatever the current head of the branch is) sources?
No. It will be updated to the latest 21.0 sources.
Peter> If I want to track the 21.0 sources, must I `cvs update -R
Peter> release-21-0' in said directory? I currently have two copies of the
Peter> 21.0.6 tree, and I was thinking of tracking both trees
I haven't tried that, but I think it should work. Check the
version.sh file after your `cvs update' to make sure you got the
version you expected.