ok, don't worry about this now. It was quicker to write my own.

Rob.Garwood / gmail.com wrote:

> 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.