cvsforwardport - forwardport the last change in a branch to HEAD
cvsforwardport file ...
For each file given on the command line, cvsforwardport will attempt to
determine the last change made to the file in the primary CVS branch
and then forwardport that change to HEAD. The branch name is hard-
coded; see below.
The changes to be forwardported will be displayed on screen, and you
will have the chance to confirm or abort before any commits are made.
The files must be checked out from the branch when you run this
This utility is part of the KDE Software Development Kit.
The branch tag is hard-coded into the script (currently it is set to
If you abort (i.e., you do not make the suggested commits), your files
will be checked out from HEAD (and not from the branch as they were
cvsbackport(1), cvsblame(1), cvslastchange(1), cvslastlog(1),
This utility was written by Dirk Mueller and David Faure.
This manual page was prepared by Ben Burton <email@example.com> for the
Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).
March 20, 2005