[Mono-list] CVS contributors.

Miguel de Icaza miguel@ximian.com
31 Jul 2001 16:38:39 -0400

> Quick question, any decision / preferred style on cvs keywords in the
> source? Just an $Id$, some custom $Author$ $Date$ $Revision$ block, etc.

I never use those, because those introduce really painful conflicts
when you are dealing with multiple CVS trees and multiple
contributors.   It was a nightmare with the Linux kernel when two
people had their private CVS trees and were submitting patches to the

Please avoid using those.