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Re: New on sources: rcs-5.7-1
- From: Jason Tishler <jason at tishler dot net>
- To: Stipe Tolj <tolj at wapme-systems dot de>
- Cc: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Thu, 31 Jan 2002 15:14:23 -0500
- Subject: Re: New on sources: rcs-5.7-1
- References: <3C4F1B46.BE8A6F56@wapme-systems.de>
On Wed, Jan 23, 2002 at 09:21:26PM +0100, Stipe Tolj wrote:
> The Revision Control System (RCS) manages multiple revisions of files.
> RCS automates the storing, retrieval, logging, identification, and
> merging of revisions. RCS is useful for text that is revised
> frequently, e.g., programs, documentation, graphics, papers, and form
The above RCS package has the dreaded truncation after 1024 bytes bug:
Please fix ASAP!
I have been using my own build without any problems for over a year.
I just switched to yours and tickled the bug almost immediately.
Shame on me for not being more cautious. Sigh...
Thankfully, when I checked in five files, even though four got whacked,
the hardest to recreate didn't!
This experience reminds me of the old adage:
There are only two types of users. Those who have lost data and
those who will.
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