remove command is used to remove unwanted
files from active use. The user normally deletes the
files from the working directory prior to invocation
remove command. Only the working
directory is updated. Changes to the repository are
not made until the
commit command is run.
remove command does not delete files from
from the repository. CVS keeps all historical
data in the repository so that it is possible to
reconstruct previous states of the projects under
To undo CVS
remove or to resurrect files
that were previously removed, See add.
|• remove options:||remove options|
|• remove examples:||remove examples|