cvs commit: CVSROOT exclude

John Birrell jb at
Mon Mar 31 21:03:51 PDT 2008

On Mon, Mar 31, 2008 at 07:42:55PM -0700, David O'Brien wrote:
> I assume these will be removed in the near future?
>     # ZFS sources
>     ^src/compat/opensolaris
>     ^src/contrib/opensolaris
>     ^src/sys/compat/opensolaris
>     ^src/sys/contrib/opensolaris

These ones have to stay until the changes are MFC'd to RELENG_7.
AFAIK, the cvs server uses the latest version on CVSROOT/exclude
for pre-commit checks.

I am advised to 'cvs add' the RELENG_7 files despite the fact that
the history on that branch is in on the branch now renamed as

I think I need to do that initial 'cvs add' without any changes to
files -- just a note about where the history is.

Once that is done, the corresponding lines can be removed from
 the exclude file.

>     # CDDL sources
>     ^src/cddl/compat/opensolaris
>     ^src/cddl/contrib/opensolaris
>     ^src/sys/cddl/compat/opensolaris
>     ^src/sys/cddl/contrib/opensolaris

I will do a followup commit to the src/cddl/compat/opensolaris and
src/sys/cddl/compat/opensolaris files to add FreeBSD IDs to them.

Then those two lines can be removed from the exclude file.

The remaining two lines:


need to stay.

John Birrell

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