cvsupfile targets

Justin C. Sherrill justin at
Mon Aug 1 11:49:43 PDT 2005

On Mon, August 1, 2005 2:45 pm, George Georgalis said:
> On Mon, Aug 01, 2005 at 09:08:27AM -0400, Justin C. Sherrill wrote:
>>HEAD is for people who like troubleshooting strange errors.
>>RELEASE_x.x is for people who don't like anything to go bad, ever.
>>I run RELEASE_x.x on my home server, for instance, because I can't have
>>that go down.
> I thought RELEASE_x.x_Slip is considered the most stable tag, because
> it only picks up release commits (ie security or bugfix); but it won't
> contain half a commit as the cvs tree might, if you checkout while files
> with those tags are being committed.

What's the difference between RELEASE_x.x and RELEASE_x.x_Slip?  I'm all
unsure now.

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