Re: cvs over network
Micha Feigin wrote:
>How do I use cvs over a network?
>I have a telnet and ftp conection to the computer who is supposed to host
>the cvs repository.
If you have been told to connect by pserver, do this:
cvs -d :pserver:firstname.lastname@example.org:/cvs/directory login
[enter pserver password when prompted]
cvs -d :pserver:email@example.com:/cvs/directory other_cvs_command
cvs -d :pserver:firstname.lastname@example.org:/cvs/directory logout
or, if you have an ordinary login on the remote machine, I think you
can do something like this:
cvs -d :ext:email@example.com:/cvs/directory cvs_command
see the CVS info pages - look up `remote' in the index.
>Also, will it work if the versions of cvs on both computers is deferent?
If you mean Debian v. Soalris, that should be OK. If the CVS version
numbers are different, I suppose it depends how far apart they are.
>I couldn't find an answear to this in any of the cvs menuals.
>The local system is debian
>the forain system is the universitys solaris something.
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