comparing cvsup vs. rsync

Simon 'corecode' Schubert corecode at
Tue Apr 10 10:47:35 PDT 2007

Peter Hessler wrote:
On 2007 Apr 10 (Tue) at 18:03:49 +0200 (+0200), Simon 'corecode' Schubert wrote:
:cvsync does cvs-only (so, 
:like rsync), but it has a bug which breaks the RCS files in some cases.  
:The author didn't want to fix it though :/

Can you describe the bug?  I've been using cvsync for local copies of 
the openbsd source tree and haven't seen any RCS corruption.
It missorders revisions on branches.  CVS then fails to perform a annotate on those revisions (try something like 1.X.Y.2 or so).

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