bugGNU RCS - Bugs: bug #35149, rlog missing desc keyword error

 
 

bug #35149: rlog missing desc keyword error

Submitted by:  None
Submitted on:  Wed 21 Dec 2011 10:23:48 PM UTC  
 
Category: NoneSeverity: 3 - Normal
Item Group: NoneStatus: Invalid
Privacy: PublicAssigned to: Thien-Thi Nguyen <ttn>
Open/Closed: Open

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Fri 18 Oct 2013 04:11:41 PM UTC, comment #1:

Sorry for the long delay...

RCS 5.8 and later do not recognize that file as a valid comma-v file; the grammar was "frozen" and the only grandfathered extra field was "commitid". It looks like that file has in addition "deltatype", "permissions", "kopt" and "filename", which suggests it was created with some other program (CVS?).

I'm changing the status to Invalid and will wait a while before closing, if you have further remarks to add.

Thien-Thi Nguyen <ttn>
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Wed 21 Dec 2011 10:23:48 PM UTC, original submission:

I am getting an odd error from rlog:

tgoodman@bakedpotatoe //notsure/cvs/MHPro
$ rlog Makefile,v

rlog: Makefile,v:439: missing `desc' keyword
rlog aborted

tgoodman@bakedpotatoe //notsure/cvs/MHPro
$ uname -a
CYGWIN_NT-5.1 bakedpotatoe 1.7.9(0.237/5/3) 2011-03-29 10:10 i686 Cygwin

cygwin seems to be using rcs version 5.8-1
This error does occur when using rcs version 5.7-25 under ubuntu.
This error does not occur when using rcs version 5.7-11 under cygwin.

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file #24647:  Makefile,v added by None (9kB - application/octet-stream)

 

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    Fri 18 Oct 2013 04:11:41 PM UTCttnStatusNone=>Invalid
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    Wed 21 Dec 2011 10:23:48 PM UTCNoneAttached File-=>Added Makefile,v, #24647

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