cvs --help-synonyms

[appadm@www15195ui src]$ cvs --help-options
CVS global options (specified before the command name) are:
-H Displays usage information for command.
-Q Cause CVS to be really quiet.
-q Cause CVS to be somewhat quiet.
-r Make checked-out files read-only.
-w Make checked-out files read-write (default).
-n Do not execute anything that will change the disk.
-t Show trace of program execution -- try with -n.
-v CVS version and copyright.
-T tmpdir Use 'tmpdir' for temporary files.
-e editor Use 'editor' for editing log information.
-d CVS_root Overrides $CVSROOT as the root of the CVS tree.
-f Do not use the ~/.cvsrc file.
-z # Use compression level '#' for net traffic.
-x Encrypt all net traffic.
-a Authenticate all net traffic.
-4 Use IPv4.
-6 Use IPv6.
-s VAR=VAL Set CVS user variable.
(Specify the --help option for a list of other help options)

www15195ui src]$ cvs --help
Usage: cvs [cvs-options] command [command-options-and-arguments]
where cvs-options are -4, -6,-q, -n, etc.
(specify --help-options for a list of options)
where command is add, admin, etc.
(specify --help-commands for a list of commands
or --help-synonyms for a list of command synonyms)
where command-options-and-arguments depend on the specific command
(specify -H followed by a command name for command-specific help)
Specify --help to receive this message

The Concurrent Versions System (CVS) is a tool for version control.
For CVS updates and additional information, see
the CVS home page at