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From Patrick Mueller <>
Subject Re: Empty cvs directory in project root?
Date Mon, 16 Feb 2004 07:34:47 GMT
On Feb 12, 2004, at 3:10 PM, Ian F. Darwin wrote:

> In /home/cvs/incubator-geronimo (and in 
> /home/cvspublic/incubator-geronimo) there is an empty directory named 
> "cvs".  This is harmless on standard UNIX but when e.g., trying to 
> checkout under systems that lamentably ignore case (such as Mac OS X 
> on an HFS partition),
> it creates havoc (Eclipse's CVS totally gags, for example).

This is hurting me now, also; I tried to check out the project in 
Eclipse, and it does in fact "totally gag".  A plain old CVS checkout 
seemed to actually work (under Mac OSX on an HFS partition), but the 
directory should still be removed or renamed ... it ain't right.

Patrick Mueller

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