CDS: CVS wrappers

Current Status

At one point, I was forced to use CVS for a number of repositories. Because I have no love for the CVS command line interface, I decided to lessen the pain by writing a series of scripts to hide all the awkwardness.

Later on, it became clear that the scripts could be easily extended to work in Subversion as well.

Currently, I no longer have a need to use CVS, and therefore these scripts are unmaintained. Let me know if you wish to take over their maintenance.


Bash and CVS. That's all.


I use Mercurial to maintain the CDS code. You can clone it from


This program is released under the terms of the General Public License version 2. For more information, refer to the LICENSE file in the source tree, or go to

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