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CVS2PACK(1)						User Contributed Perl Documentation					       CVS2PACK(1)

cvs2pack - Creates standalone dist tarballs for apps in KDE CVS.
cvs2pack <module dir> <packagedir> [<version>]
The following steps are performed: Create a dist package dir and following files are copied: the packagedir All non-dir files in the module dir the admin dir README, INSTALL and AUTHORS are copied from package dir to the dist dir toplevel, if they exist. All files in <module dir>/<packagedir>/pack are copied to the dist dir. Makefile.cvs is run. .tar.gz and .tar.bz2 archives are created for the directory.
# cvs2pack ~/baseline/kdeutils karm 1.2
Perl 5 is required. bzip2 is required for creation of .tar.bz2 files.
Sirtaj Singh Kang <>, Jan 1999. 3rd Berkeley Distribution perl v5.6.1 CVS2PACK(1)