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Re: My CVS tree now online on va - but do not check in there !!

On Tue, 9 Mar 1999, Stephane Bortzmeyer wrote:

> On Monday 8 March 1999, at 20 h 53, the keyboard of Ian Jackson 
> <ian@davenant.greenend.org.uk> wrote:
> > As you might guess by the mails with rsync output, I've arranged to
> > rsync my dpkg CVS tree to va.  (Apologies for the number of
> > slightly-odd messages.)  It's in /var/cvs/dpkg/dpkg-iwj.
> It seems there are permission problems to read it:
> ezili:~/Debian-CVS/dpkg> cvs login
> (Logging in to anonymous@cvs.debian.org)
> CVS password: 
> ezili:~/Debian-CVS/dpkg> cvs co dpkg-iwj
> cvs server: Updating dpkg-iwj
> cvs server: failed to create lock directory in repository `/cvs/dpkg/dpkg-iwj': Permission denied
> cvs server: failed to obtain dir lock in repository `/cvs/dpkg/dpkg-iwj'
> cvs [server aborted]: read lock failed - giving up
> va:/var/cvs/dpkg> ls -aldt dpkg-iwj dpkg
> drwxrwsr-x  16 maor     dpkgcvs      1024 Mar  9 00:17 dpkg
> drwxr-sr-x  19 iwj      dpkgcvs      1024 Mar  8 12:44 dpkg-iwj

Ah.. erm.. this creates an interesting question.. I'll have to look at it
and maybe hack CVS a bit more.. Ian, it should be g+w at least, I don't
know if cvs will run itself in the dpkgcvs group however.


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