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Bug 41032 - "cvs edit" complains about invalid character
"cvs edit" complains about invalid character
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: cvs (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
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Assigned To: Martin Stransky
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2001-05-16 20:54 EDT by Bertil Askelid
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:33 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-03-08 08:18:23 EST
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Description Bertil Askelid 2001-05-16 20:54:00 EDT
Description of Problem:
"cvs edit" complains about invalid character in current directory:

cvs [edit aborted]: current directory
contains an invalid character (+,>;=\t\n)

It didn't say anything about this in older releases. However, if I submit
the command in ~ and instead have the absolute file name in the command
argument, it does not complain:

cvs edit

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Comment 1 Martin Stransky 2005-03-08 08:18:23 EST
It's official cvs behavior.

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