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How to lock

Sundar Murthi
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Joined: Mar 05, 2004
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I am using eclipse 3.1.
Through eclipse how can i lock my files in CVS.To protect editing from my co developers.
thanks in advance
Jeanne Boyarsky
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I don't think CVS (the default version control system for eclipse) supports locking files. You could create a version when it is stable to have a record of the files.

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Jeroen Wenting
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CVS doesn't use locking.
Read your CVS documentation on how to use that product.

It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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