CVS Best Practices

CVS Best Practices

Vivek Venugopalan

Revision History
Revision 0.72005-10-15Revised by: vv
A bunch of minor fixes as suggested by readers.
Revision 0.62002-09-10Revised by: vv
Added content related to tagging and daily builds. Changed Linuxdoc URLs to tldp. Fixed stale links and added other corrections suggested by readers.
Revision 0.52002-08-25Revised by: vv
Fixed some more errors in the document and added references to other CVS sources and some server side scripting
Revision 0.42002-03-10Revised by: vv
Added new email address, Added an example flow to show how the practices help
Revision 0.32001-12-06Revised by: vv
Grammatical errors cleanup
Revision 0.22001-11-27Revised by: vv
Incorporated first round of feedback and some minor fixes
Revision 0.12001-11-20Revised by: vv

This article explores some of the best practices that can be adopted while using CVS as the configuration management tool in your software projects.