Working with Tags, Branches, and Merging Branches in CVS

by Jeff Hunter, Sr. Database Administrator


Contents

  1. Overview
  2. Tags
  3. Branches
  4. Merging Branches
Overview
This article provides a brief look into the use of Tags and Branches within CVS along with how to merge branches. This document assumes a basic familiarity with basic CVS concepts including what a CVS module and repository is, along with how to perform simple check-in, check-out, and commit operations.

Before going into the details of tags and branches, let's take a look at some of the concepts that will be covered in this document:

Tags
Branches
Merging Branches



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