Blog Archive for May 8, 2014

cvs2git

May 8, 2014

I needed to convert a CVS repository into a GIT repository. This can be done using cvs2git, given file level access to the CVS repository.

The following process worked for me. I downloaded the latest version (2.4) from http://cvs2svn.tigris.org/servlets/ProjectDocumentList?folderID=2976&expandFolder=2976&folderID ...

Moving Files with Secure Shell

May 8, 2014

I had a large CVS repository which I wanted to move between two unix boxes. I would normally just created a tar on the source machine, then transferred that tar file using sftp. This wasn't possible in this case as there wasn't enough disk space.

It is possible ...

Tags: ssh tar cvs