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cvs command to view newly added empty/non-empty Dir

cvs command to view newly added empty/non-empty Dir

cvs command to view newly added empty/non-empty Dir

(OP)
Hi all,
I am not a cvs expert. I am using "cvs -nq up" (somebody told me to use this:) ) to view a list of all new/updated/modified/conflicting files.

But, the limitation of this command is that it does not list any Newly Added Directories.
How can I see a List of all Newly Added Directories into CVS?

Any help/hint is very much appreciated.
Thanks.

RE: cvs command to view newly added empty/non-empty Dir

try this

cvs -nq update -d

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from help
CVS global options (specified before the command name) are:
    -H              Displays usage information for command.
    -Q              Cause CVS to be really quiet.
    -q              Cause CVS to be somewhat quiet.
    -r              Make checked-out files read-only.
    -w              Make checked-out files read-write (default).
    -n              Do not execute anything that will change the disk.
    -t              Show trace of program execution (repeat for more verbosity) -- try with -n.
    -v              CVS version and copyright.
    -T tmpdir       Use 'tmpdir' for temporary files.
    -e editor       Use 'editor' for editing log information.
    -d CVS_root     Overrides $CVSROOT as the root of the CVS tree.
    -f              Do not use the ~/.cvsrc file.
    -F file         Read command arguments from file.
    -z #            Use compression level '#' for net traffic.
    -x              Encrypt all net traffic (fail if not encrypted).
    -y              Encrypt all net traffic (if supported by protocol).
    -a              Authenticate all net traffic.
    -N              Supress network share error. (UNSUPPORTED OPTION)
    -s VAR=VAL      Set CVS user variable.
    -o              Translate between server and client locale if possible.
    -O              Disable locale translation.


Usage: cvs update [-ABPCdflRpbmt] [-k kopt] [-r rev] [-D date] [-j rev]
    [-I ign] [-W spec] [files...]
    -3    Produce 3-way conflicts.
    -A    Reset any sticky tags/date/kopts.
    -b    Perform -j merge from branch point.
    -C    Overwrite locally modified files with clean repository copies.
    -c    Update base revision copies.
    -D date    Set date to update from (is sticky).
    -d    Build directories, like checkout does.
    -f    Force a head revision match if tag/date not found.
    -I ign    More files to ignore (! to reset).
    -j rev    Merge in changes made between current revision and rev.
    -k kopt    Use RCS kopt -k option on checkout. (is sticky)
    -l    Local directory only, no recursion.
    -m    Perform -j merge from last merge point (default).
    -P    Prune empty directories.
    -p    Send updates to standard output (avoids stickiness).
    -R    Process directories recursively.
    -r rev    Update using specified revision/tag (is sticky).
    -S    Select between conflicting case sensitive names.
    -t    Update using last checkin time.
    -W spec    Wrappers specification line.



    Zhavic

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