Dan Uznanski wrote:
> On Jan 17, 2007, at 4:13 AM, Farrel Lifson wrote:
>
> > On 17/01/07, Rob.Garwood / gmail.com <Rob.Garwood / gmail.com> wrote:
> >> Hi,
> >>
> >> I need to access a CVS repository (read only) from within a ruby
> >> application. I have found the libraries CVStools and Ruby/CVS. Are
> >> there any others? If not has anyone used these and would you
> >> recommend?
> >> I am running ruby on WinXP and will be accessing CVS via extssh.
> >>
> >> Thanks
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >
> > It's in the standard library:
> > http://www.ruby-doc.org/stdlib/libdoc/csv/rdoc/index.html
> >
> >
> Er... not quite.  CVS is Concurrent Versioning System, an open source
> revision control system.  CSV is Comma Separated Values, a common file
> format.  The library in stdlib is for the latter of these, though even
> that has replacements, including most notably FasterCSV.
>
> I am not aware of any other CVS manipulation libraries for Ruby, as I
> usually use SVN.
>
> Dan
When I said CVS not CSV, it was in regards to my original question.
I.e. my question was about CVS not CSV. But thanks anyway.