What is a tag and how do I use it?
Author: Deron Eriksson
Description: This tutorial demonstrates how to tag a project in CVS using Eclipse.
Tutorial created using: Windows XP || JDK 1.5.0_09 || Eclipse Web Tools Platform 2.0 (Eclipse 3.3.0)


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Now, let's restore the latest version of the project. To do so, I right-clicked the project and selected Team → Switch to Another Branch or Version.

Switch to Another Branch or Version

I selected HEAD and clicked Finish.

Selected HEAD

As you can see, demo-project is now restored to its latest version.

'demo-project' restored to latest version

Tagging projects can be a very important software development practice since it allows you to quickly restore the various versions of your project that have existed over time.

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