[OS X TeX] Awkward interaction between TeXShop and CVS

Fernando Pereira fcnpereira at mac.com
Thu May 27 10:17:33 EDT 2004

On May 27, 2004, at 9:53 AM, Adam Maxwell wrote:

> On 27 May, 2004, at 08:42, Fernando Pereira wrote:
>> Even without id strings, update before commit is critical if there is 
>> a chance that several people may be working concurrently on the same 
>> file.
> Not really; you can use `cvs status` or `cvs -n update` to see if the 
> file has been modified, then update or commit based on that.  This is 
> what CVL and Xcode use.

Thanks for the correction. Maybe my problem with CVL/TeXShop 
interactions is that I have always been doing a full update before 
committing because I didn't realize that CVL did what you describe.

-- F

Post: <mailto:MacOSX-TeX at email.esm.psu.edu>
Please see <http://www.esm.psu.edu/mac-tex/> for list
guidelines, information, and LaTeX/TeX resources.

More information about the MacOSX-TeX mailing list