[Scribus] Continuing problems building cvs versions

Christoph Schäfer christoph-schaefer
Thu Aug 18 19:34:02 CEST 2005

Hi Martin,

> One thing to keep in mind with cvs is: If you put garbage into a file, 
> then cvs will not correct it, it will rather go to some lengths merging 
> your garbage into all new versions of the file, unlesss you erase it and 
> get a fresh copy.

I tried with a *fresh* cvs version, stored in a new directory.

> I am mentioning this, because your real error message certainly is not 
> what you are showing here ("founde"? There are at least two lines 
> superposed). If it really looks on screen like the above, then  perhaps 
> editing files with an editor that uses the same screen output routines 
> can corrupt your source files.

I wondered about the "founde" as well. I didn't edit any of the files. I 
just ran "make -f Makefile.cvs" in the new dirctory.

> Did you ever run "cvs diff admin/cvs.sh" or look if there are any 
> suspicious characters on lines 8 and 9 of that file?

I had a look at the files in Kate and didn't find anything suspicious 
(at least to my untrained eye).


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