CVS CO Error
Kevin D. Kinsey, DaleCo, S.P.
kdk at daleco.biz
Mon Sep 13 14:49:05 PDT 2004
Kenneth A. Bond wrote:
>I am trying to update my source using CVS, as CVSup is not an option in
>my current environment. I am running FreeBSD 4.10.
>Below are the commands that I am entering in order to perform the update,
>but for some reason, I am getting the following error when attempting to update my source:
>lx1005# setenv CVSROOT anoncvs at anoncvs.FreeBSD.org:/home/ncvs
>lx1005# cvs co -rRELENG_4_10 src
>cvs [checkout aborted]: cannot write /home/ncvs/CVSROOT/val-tags: Permission denied
>These commands show that I am in the /usr/src directory (which is where I
>should be), and that I am the root user.
>I was informed by another user that this was a server error, but I can't
>seem to get around it no matter which anoncvs server I use.
I'm thinking it must be something in your configuration, as I
can't replicate the problem here.
Do you have "CVS_RSH=ssh" in your environment?
>Computers are like Air Conditioners: They stop working properly if you open Windows.
Heh...if only people would build houses without them. But they
like the look of Windows, methinks...
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