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Re: CVS question

On Fri, 22 Oct 2004 12:56:01 +0000, STeve Andre' <andres_(_at_)_msu_(_dot_)_edu> wrote:
>    If I'm updating my tree, and I know that only /etc/rc needs updating,
> am I safe to ^C the update after I see that the files in question have
> been updated?  From what I've read of cvs I think so, but I find it a
> cumbersome beast.

It's safe, sure, but it's cleaner to cd /usr/src/etc && cvs update rc.

The difference between theory and practice
is that in theory there is no difference,
but in practice there is.