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Use RCS commands on the repository copy of project files. This command is a frontend for a range of useful (though sometimes useless to CVS) RCS-based commands. Project files are stored in the repository in RCS format, so it is useful to have a way to use some of the RCS commands on the files directly.
Standard subcommand options:
Append the comma-separated list of
usernames to the RCS access list in the
repository (RCS-format) copy of a file. This change to an
RCS file has no effect on CVS. See also
Append the RCS access list in
filename to the access list of the
files being operated on.This change to an RCS file has no
effect on CVS. See also
Set the default branch of a file to the named branch
revision; or, if no revision is named, set the default
branch to the highest branch revision on the trunk. This
option should be used very rarely in CVS; it is better to
check out a sandbox as a branch sandbox with the
-r option to
Set the RCS comment leader of a file to the specified string. This option is not used in CVS.
Remove the comma-separated list of
usernames from the RCS access list in
the repository (RCS-format) copy of a file. If no list of
usernames is provided, remove all
names. This change to an RCS file has no effect on CVS. See
Create and initialize an RCS ...