Table of possible CVS status information

 
Status according to local and repository states Repository state relative to local revision
Equal revision Greater revision Erased (File in Attic) Not existent
Not modified Up-to-date Needs Patch Entry Invalid PROHIBITED
Modified Locally Modified Needs Merge Unresolved Conflicts PROHIBITED
Added Unresolved Conflicts* Unresolved Conflicts* Unknown* Locally Added
Removed Locally Removed Unresolved Conflicts Entry Invalid PROHIBITED
Had Conflicts File had conflicts on merge Needs Merge Unresolved Conflicts PROHIBITED
Erased Needs Checkout Needs Checkout Entry Invalid Unknown*
No File Needs Checkout* Needs Checkout* Up-to-date* Unknown*
Unknown Unresolved Conflicts* Unresolved Conflicts* Unknown* Unknown*

 
*: No entry for the file