Re: [PATCH] grok cvs rlog output

From: Martyn J. Pearce <>
Date: Sat Apr 12 2003 - 17:10:02 GMT

Hi Joe,

On Fri, Mar 14, 2003 at 04:45:55PM +0000, Joe Orton wrote:
> Hi, this patch adds an --rcs option as suggested in the BUGS file, which
> allows cvs2cl to be used like
> cvs -d /foo rlog bar | cvs2cl --stdin --rcs /foo
> to generate ChangeLogs without needing a working copy.

I've integrated this patch. This will appear in 2.48, which should be out in
the next day or two.

> High praise for cvs2cl and its --xml output, many thanks for this tool!

On behalf of the original authors & myself, thank you.

> Using this and some XSLT I implemented a trivial tweak to viewcvs which lets
> me go from a revision of a particular file to the commit message and a list
> of all the other files changed in that commit, all in single click in my web
> browser, saving me hours trawling through mailing list archives to do the
> same thing.

Well, that sounds cool. Could you send me a link to viewcvs? I've not heard
of that (or do you mean cvsweb?)

Received on Sat Apr 12 17:13:49 2003

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