X11R6.8.2 build error

Eric Anholt eta at lclark.edu
Sun Jun 5 16:24:05 PDT 2005

On Mon, 2005-06-06 at 08:58 +1000, Dave Airlie wrote:
> > 
> > I've just fixed up this issue this morning (I thought someone has
> > already, but Branden was having issues)....
> > 
> > For the record, I just cp'ed the two files back from where they were
> > sent and then cvs removed them from HEAD. the 6.8 branch and previous
> > tags should be good again.
> > 
> We still have the issue though where the files will show up on an
> checkout of an old tag, which is what I would call a bit of a pain in
> the ass but shouldn't break the build... I don't think that particular
> issue is solvable with CVS if we want to keep the revision histories..

Generally the solution to that (afaik) is to just say "oh well."
Checkouts of old tags won't match the exact set of files from when the
tag was laid, but do we really care?

Eric Anholt                                     eta at lclark.edu
http://people.freebsd.org/~anholt/              anholt at FreeBSD.org

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