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Details of extension .cvsignore

1 extension(s) and 0 alias(es) in our database

Below, you can find answers to the following questions:

  • What is the .cvsignore file?
  • Which program can create the .cvsignore file?
  • Where can you find a description of the .cvsignore format?
  • What can convert .cvsignore files to a different format?
  • Which MIME-type is associated with the .cvsignore extension?
CVS Ignore File .cvsignore file icon

CVS Ignore File

CVSIGNORE file is a CVS Ignore File. The Concurrent Versions System (CVS) is a client-server free software revision control system in the field of software development. The purpose of a .cvsignore file is to tell CVS which files in the directory containing it are to be ignored by CVS operations such as commit.
Category: Development files
Application: -
Program name: -
Mime-type: application/octet-stream
Magic bytes (HEX): -
Magic string (ASCII): -
Related extensions:
Subversion Base Data
Subversion Cache
Subversion Data File
Subversion Temporary Data
CVS Configuration Data

Other types of files may also use the .cvsignore file extension. If you have helpful information about .cvsignore extension, write to us!

Can't open a .cvsignore file?

If you want to open a .cvsignore file on your computer, you just need to have the appropriate program installed. If the .cvsignore association isn't set correctly, you may receive the following error message:

Windows can't open this file:

File: example.cvsignore

To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To change file associations:

  • Right-click a file with the extension whose association you want to change, and then click Open With.
  • In the Open With dialog box, click the program whith which you want the file to open, or click Browse to locate the program that you want.
  • Select the Always use the selected program to open this kind of file check box.

Supported operating systems

Windows Server 2003/2008/2012/2016, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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