There are three approaches. You can use
Apparently there is a script that will translate VSS to RCS. RCS can be used directly by CVS and can be imported into Clearcase and probably Continuus as well, although I did not check.
So you know -- the following company, SourceGear, sells a product that enables distributed internet access to VSS.
Thank you for contacting SourceGear regarding CVS.
A while ago someone on the CVS mailing list (email@example.com) wrote a script to migrate VSS files/history over to CVS. If you want to move files from VSS -> CVS then that script might help you.
That posting can be found at the following URL:
If you have other CVS questions, we would encourage you to direct them to the CVS mailing list or the refer to the CVS documentation at:
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Please let me know if I can be of any further assistance.
Mary Jo Skrobul
At 10:47 AM 6/1/00 -0700, you wrote:Hi. We would like to switch from vss to cvs but want to import our version history from vss. Do you know of a reasonable, automated way of doing this?