IntelliJ IDEA 2018.3 Help

CVS Global Settings Dialog

File | Settings | Version Control | CVS for Windows and Linux
IntelliJ IDEA | Preferences | Version Control | CVS for macOS
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Use this dialog box to set up CVS options at the global level. The dialog is available for files and directories that are under CVS control.

Item

Description

Charset

From this drop-down list, select the character set to be used.

Use gzip compression

Select this checkbox to apply gzip compression.

Password file

In this text box, specify the fully qualified path to the .cvspass file. Click browseButton to select the file in the corresponding dialog.

Connection timeout

In this text box, type the timeout value in seconds.

Send environment variable
to server

Select this checkbox to have CVS-related environment variables sent to the server.

Log CVS client/server output
to cvs.log file

Select this checkbox to enable logging and have the cvs.log log file stored in the log directory of your IntelliJ IDEA installation.

Last modified: 14 December 2018

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