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Retrieving cvs log changes between two revisions

Michael Arnett
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Joined: Mar 22, 2001
Posts: 65
Hi all,
I am trying to retrieve cvs log changes between two revision tags. For instance if I have a directory with two .java files and each has a tag called RELEASE_1_0 and RELEASE_2_0, I would like to produce a document that contains the cvs log changes that took place after RELEASE_1_0 and before RELEASE_2_0 for both of these files. I believe this is simply finding the right CVS log command options, but I have not yet found exactly what I want.
Thanks in advance,
-MLA


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Ashoke Bhowmick
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Joined: Sep 10, 2002
Posts: 13
Originally posted by Michael Arnett:
Hi all,
I am trying to retrieve cvs log changes between two revision tags. For instance if I have a directory with two .java files and each has a tag called RELEASE_1_0 and RELEASE_2_0, I would like to produce a document that contains the cvs log changes that took place after RELEASE_1_0 and before RELEASE_2_0 for both of these files. I believe this is simply finding the right CVS log command options, but I have not yet found exactly what I want.
Thanks in advance,
-MLA
Ashoke Bhowmick
Greenhorn

Joined: Sep 10, 2002
Posts: 13
Originally posted by Ashoke Bhowmick:
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Sorry for the blank post..
The cvs command is :
cvs diff -r tagname1 -r tagname2
Hope this helps.
Regards,
Ashoke
Michael Arnett
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Joined: Mar 22, 2001
Posts: 65
I believe that actually retrieves all differences. I only want the commit descriptions from the cvs log.
Thanks,
-MLA
 
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