Missing access bit?

Simon L. Nielsen simon at FreeBSD.org
Sun Mar 28 02:59:32 PST 2004

On 2004.03.28 12:43:52 +0200, Diomidis Spinellis wrote:
> Although I am not a regular ports maintainer, I used, as a side effect 
> of the src commit bit I have, to be able to commit changes to three 
> ports of tools I have written: devel/cscout, net/socketpipe, and 
> sysutils/fileprune.  Now, when I try to update my local repository, to 
> commit a change a get an error:
> cvs server: failed to create lock directory for 
> `/home/ncvs/ports/devel/cscout' 

You are trying to commit to the wrong repository, see
for more information.  In short you should use

cvs -d user at pcvs.freebsd.org:/home/pcvs

instead of

cvs -d user at ncvs.freebsd.org:/home/ncvs

Simon L. Nielsen
FreeBSD Documentation Team
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