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Re: race condition?

From: Larry Jones
Subject: Re: race condition?
Date: Tue, 22 Jan 2002 13:22:47 -0500 (EST)

David Hugh-Jones writes:
> cvs commit foo bar
> followed by
> cvs rtag I_just_uploaded_this foo bar
> contains a race condition. Someone else might have committed between the two 
> tags.
> Assuming we want to use tags as a way of assigning blame, is there a way 
> round this?

Use tag instead of rtag.  As a general rule, you should never use rtag
without a really good reason.

-Larry Jones

Oh, now don't YOU start on me. -- Calvin

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