Adrian, the vc problem also exists with CVS. And I presume the other vc
problem I mentioned a while back still exists, where vc-cancel-version
could potentially move files to other directories.
Adrian Aichner writes:
From: Adrian.Aichner(a)t-online.de (Adrian Aichner)
To: Steve Youngs <youngs(a)xemacs.org>, froydnj(a)rose-hulman.edu (Nathan Froyd)
Cc: XEmacs Beta <xemacs-beta(a)xemacs.org>, Adrian Aichner <adrian(a)xemacs.org>
Subject: Re: [comp.emacs.xemacs,comp.emacs] vc problems in XEmacs 21.1.14
Date: 15 Mar 2001 01:42:41 +0100
>>>>> "SY" == Steve Youngs <youngs(a)xemacs.org> writes:
SY> Could somebody please take a look at this. Adrian, you were
SY> the last person to sync VC, perhaps you could give it a look.
Last time I touched it was to fix a pcl-cvs interaction issue.
I have more pressing issues on my list for a while, sorry.
Also, I have not been using RCS since my times on UNIX.
Perhaps I can help Nathan to debug the problem, Nathan?
SY> From: froydnj(a)rose-hulman.edu (Nathan Froyd)
SY> Subject: vc problems in XEmacs 21.1.14
SY> Newsgroups: comp.emacs.xemacs,comp.emacs
SY> Date: 13 Mar 2001 00:56:09 GMT
SY> Using XEmacs 21.1.14, I attempt to do the following:
SY> Open an existing file
SY> C-x v v to place it under version control (RCS 5.7)
SY> C-x v v to check it out for editing
SY> However, this doesn't work. The second `C-x v v' gives me an error,
SY> informing me that running `ci' failed with status code 1. Another `C-x
SY> v v' is necessary to get everything to work correctly.
SY> Furthermore, GNU Emacs exhibits differing behavior. Not only does it
SY> act as expected above, but after the first `C-x v v', it correctly
SY> changes the modeline to reflect that this file is now under RCS control.
SY> This is the second instance where I have discovered that GNU Emacs does
SY> something correctly where XEmacs does not. I hope that this will be
SY> rectified in the next release of XEmacs.
SY> </nathan> froydnj(a)rose-hulman.edu |
SY> Yes, God had a deadline. So He wrote it all in Lisp.
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SY> | XEmacs - It's not just an editor. |
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