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Re: CVS: how to restore a deleted directory

On date Thursday 2008-02-07 10:31:40 +0100, Stefano Sabatini wrote:
> Hi all,
> if I am in a directory managed by CVS and I do:
> rm FILE
> then cvs up will download the file.
> But if I do instead:
> rm -rf DIR
> cvs up
> won't download again the removed directory.
> Same problem seems to occurr when in a new CVS version new dir are
> added, cvs up doesn't seem to downlad them.
> How can I tell cvs to download again a removed dir?
> What am I missing?

Reply to self: -d

cvs up -d 

does the trick.

Stefano Sabatini
Linux user number 337176 (see http://counter.li.org)

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