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CVS Client/Server

This document describes the client/server protocol used by CVS.  It does
not describe how to use or administer client/server CVS; see the regular
CVS manual for that.  This is version 1.12.13 of the protocol
specification--Note: Introduction, for more on what this version
number means.

* Introduction
What is CVS and what is the client/server protocol for?
* Goals
Basic design decisions, requirements, scope, etc.
* Connection and Authentication
Various ways to connect to the server
* Password scrambling
Scrambling used by pserver
* Protocol
Complete description of the protocol
* Protocol Notes
Possible enhancements, limitations, etc. of the protocol

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