| From: Dave O Connor <doc+ilug at redbrick.dcu.ie>
| Date: Tue, 17 Feb 2004 20:09:29 +0000
| Chris Collins said on Tue, Feb 17, 2004 at 02:28:37PM +0000:
| > $Id: DB.php,v 1.46 2004/01/29 00:05:05 danielc Exp $
| > Anybody care to enlighten me as to where they come from,
| > what they mean and how (or why) I'd use them?
| They're CVS ID tags. [ ... ]
actually, that format originated with RCS, and is also used by CVS.
see the “KEYWORD SUBSTITUTION‟ section of the co(1) man(1) page for
details. (SCCS has a similar concept, but the details are quite
difference; if you have SCCS, see the get(1) man page, AFAICR,
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