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Forum OpenACS Q&A: cvs HEAD checkout using "openacs-4" when HEAD is actually "OpenACS 5"

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Now that HEAD is "OpenACS 5", it's a bit confusing to grab a fresh, full cvs checkout with

cvs -z3 -d :pserver:anonymous@openacs.org:/cvsroot co openacs-4

I realize the historical reasons for this and recognize that changing the directory naming in cvs is at best more difficult than it's worth.

Maybe the CVS Instructions here http://openacs.org/4/checkout could explain that to get "OpenACS 5" you still ask cvs for "openacs-4"?

Cleaning it up, I suppose, will require a surgical operatoin on CVS repository -- renaming it from openacs-4 to openacs...