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CVS Client/Server

   This document describes the client/server protocol used by CVS.  It
does not describe how to use or administer client/server CVS; see the
regular CVS manual for that.  This is version 1.9.10 of the protocol
specification--See Introduction, for more on what this version
number means.


What is CVS and what is the client/server protocol for?
Basic design decisions, requirements, scope, etc.
Protocol Notes
Possible enhancements, limitations, etc. of the protocol
Connection and Authentication
Various ways to connect to the server
Complete description of the protocol