Kaleb S. KEITHLEY
kaleb at keithley.org
Thu Mar 18 16:30:45 PST 2004
Egbert Eich wrote:
> Keith Packard writes:
> > Around 16 o'clock on Mar 18, Egbert Eich wrote:
> > > Are we sure we need to change CVS tags? They only suggest that these files
> > > where at one time in the XFree86 CVS.
> > They suggest that the file in question came from XFree86. I'd sure like
> > to keep them around; perhaps what we need is a note above them indicating
> > what they mean, turning the 'this is XFree86' into a 'this part came from
> > XFree86'.
> Hmmm. I started to delete them. Well, no problem, as long as I have
> a diff I can readd them.
> However they are currently broken. The version of cvs that's working
> cannot handle them (/usr/local/bin). The one that can handle them
> is altogether broken (/usr/bin) :-((
> I'd appreciate if somebody would take a look at that.
I think this is going a bit overboard.
For some files they definitely need to be kept to prove that we have
They're less important for other files, but if you're going to remove or
alter them then you're going to end up touching just about every file in
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