Rev 37: Improve the help text for 'bzr help cvsps-import' in

John Arbash Meinel john at
Sun Jan 28 17:02:36 GMT 2007


revno: 37
revision-id: john at
parent: john at
committer: John Arbash Meinel <john at>
branch nick: cvsps_import
timestamp: Sun 2007-01-28 11:01:59 -0600
  Improve the help text for 'bzr help cvsps-import'
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=== modified file ''
--- a/	2006-11-28 22:43:51 +0000
+++ b/	2007-01-28 17:01:59 +0000
@@ -32,15 +32,17 @@
     """Import from CVS into bzr.
     Convert the MODULE into a target at OUTPUT, extracting the data from
-    CVSROOT. 
-    OUTPUT/bzr_repo will become a bzr repository, which shares the ancestry
-    information among all branches.
-    OUTPUT/staging will contain dump files for the cscvs patchsets, and map
-    files to map between the cvs patchsets and bzr revision ids.
-    If --cvsps-dump is not supplied, a new cvsps dump file will be created,
-    which will contain the CVS patchsets.
+    OUTPUT          Information for the conversion will be stored here
+      bzr           Contains the converted bzr branches.
+        MODULE      This will be a shared repository
+          branches  All branches will be collected here
+            HEAD    The CVS HEAD branch
+          tags      Any CVS tags will be generated here
+      staging       Stores the cvsps-import working files.
+        MODULE.dump If not supplying --cvsps-dump, one will be created here
+  A mapping from cvsps revisions => bzr revisions
     When resuming, the default is to check that each revision id is present in
     the branch. This is a little bit slow, because it has to open up every
@@ -57,7 +59,7 @@
                                         ' This will be used rather than'
                                         ' generating a new one.'),
-                                   help='Verify that processed versions exist '
+                                   help='Verify that processed versions exist'
                                         ' in the branch they claim to be in.')
@@ -108,12 +110,8 @@
-            working/
-                .bzr/checkout
-    In this situation, there is only a single lightweight checkout of one of
-    the branches. Which will be switched around based on whatever should be the
-    current branch.
+    And the working tree is kept only in memory.
     takes_args = ['output']

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