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#23856: Footnote 1: cvshome.org is no longer maintained, and there are no binaries for Windows. Looks like development of cvs moved to savannah.nongnu...more...
P4.0
16-Dec-05
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#26306: Last line on the page: '... that follow it' should be '... that follows it'

P4.0
19-Oct-06
54
#29552: Both the URLs specified at the bottom of the page for cvsadmin & cvspadm do NOT provide the respetive tools. i.e those links are invalid. ...more...
P4.0
21-Aug-07
66

#26310: Example at the end of page, line
CVSROOT> cd ..
should be
tmp/CVSROOT> cd ..

P4.0
19-Oct-06
66
#26311: Example at the end of page: maybe it would be good to explain command 'cvs release'. It is introduced here for the first time. The next tim...more...
P4.0
19-Oct-06
89
#34342: One comment came to mind while going through Chap. 6 under "Checking Your Workspace" on page 89. You show how to get a more abreviated stat...more...
P4.0
04-Sep-08
101

#26320: 5th paragraph, "...context. we

P4.0
20-Oct-06