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Re: PATCH: cvs.html


On Fri, 14 Dec 2001, Janis Johnson wrote:
> I tried this on a machine where I normally use anonymous CVS access and
> it didn't work:
>
> elm3a83% CVSROOT=":pserver:anoncvs@subversions.gnu.org:/cvsroot/gcc"
> elm3a83% export CVSROOT
> elm3a83% cvs login
> Logging in to :pserver:anoncvs@subversions.gnu.org:2401/cvsroot/gcc
> CVS password:
> elm3a83% cd gcc
> elm3a83% contrib/gcc_update
> Updating CVS tree
> cvs update: authorization failed: server gcc.gnu.org rejected access to /cvs/gcc for user anoncvs
                                           ^^^^^^^^^^^
                                           !!!!!!!!!!!
> Are your new instructions missing something, or does gcc_update need
> tweaks for this, or did I just blow it somewhere?

If you already have checked out a tree, you cannot easily change the
CVS server used by that tree; I believe the command-line option -d of
cvs will overrule the server stored in the aux. files in your local
tree, while CVSROOT will *not* overrule these aux. files.

Gerald
-- 
Gerald "Jerry" pfeifer@dbai.tuwien.ac.at http://www.dbai.tuwien.ac.at/~pfeifer/


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