Re: cvs remote server, problems with setting up.
12.07.2000 pisze Miros/law `Jubal' Baran (firstname.lastname@example.org):
well, answering to myself is quite silly, but...
> I have a problem with setting up remote CVS server (I'm using the
> potato version). I created proper $CVSROOT/CVSROOT/passwd with valid
> data (user:password:local-user), the user logs on OK. But when I tried
> to import some directory tree, after fast scrolling lines with `L' or
> `I' at the begin (which is listing of this directory tree of course),
> there came `Permission denied.' and import did break.
...one should not believe in documentation. When separate cvs/cvsuser
user/group is used, $CVSROOT/CVSROOT *must* be group-writable. BTW,
Mandrake uses wrapper and chrooted environment for cvs server, isn't it
a good idea?
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