admin [ -b[
rev] ] [ -c
string] [ -k
kflag] [ -l[
rev] ] [ -L ] [ -m
msg] [ -n
rev]] ] [ -N
rev]] ] [ -o
range] [ -q ] [ -s
rev] [ -t[
file] ] [ -t-
string] [ -u[
rev] ] [ -U ] [
The admin command is used to perform administrative functions. If a cvsadmin user group exists, then only the users in that group will be able to run admin with options other than - k. Options that may be used with the admin command are listed here.
Set the default branch.
Obsolete. Set the comment leader.
Set the default keyword substitution mode.
Lock the specified revision.
Enable strict locking.
Change the revision’s log message.
Give the specified branch or revision the symbolic name name.
The same as -n, except that if name is already in use, it is moved.
Delete revisions permanently.
Don’t print diagnostics.
Change the state of a revision.
Set the descriptive text in the RCS file.
Set the descriptive text in the RCS file to string.
Unlock the specified revision.
Disable strict locking.
If the revision specified for -l is a branch, the latest revision on that branch will be used. If no revision is given, the latest revision on the default branch is used.
If the name given for -n is already in use, an error is generated. You can use -N to move a tag (change the revision associated with the tag); however, you should normally use cvs tag