mergemaster comparing everything.

Leon Meßner l.messner at
Fri Nov 12 17:04:50 UTC 2010

On Fri, Nov 12, 2010 at 09:40:01AM -0700, Warren Block wrote:
> On Fri, 12 Nov 2010, Leon Me?ner wrote:
> > is there a trick besides using the rcs funktion of mergemaster to get
> > around having to look at every file in /etc for comparison?
> > I know there once was a bug in mergemaster but it's closed for a long
> > time now.
> ...
> > 90% of the differences are just in this cvs? tag lines. This is an
> > upgrade from 8.1 to -STABLE.
> 'mergemaster -Ui' helps.

thanks, that helped. Did the default behavior of mergemaster change
somewhere because i didn't have to do this awhile ago (months not


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