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New files got added to the Attic.

Subject: New files got added to the Attic.
From: "C.G.Senthilkumar."
Date: Tue, 4 Apr 2006 13:23:53 -0700 PDT
During the course of a project development, I had to take certain new
features on to a branch. These new features were all coded in new files.
I did the following:

$ cvs ci # all original files got checked-in.
$ cvs tag -b T_B_new_feature # Create a new branch tag.
$ cvs update -r T_B_new_feature # move the working copy to the branch.
$ cvs add new_files
$ cvs ci # the new files got committed to Attic!!

Why did the new files get committed to the Attic?

When I check out the entire project fresh, the new_files come out in the
main repository and any modifications to the new_files checked in by
other working copies are updated when I do a cvs update. So, the
new_files seem to be handled safely. However, the new_files reside in
the Attic. This is bothering me.

How can I get them to the right place?
Any help will be appreciated.
Thanks in advance.

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