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Re: PATCH: cvs.html
- From: Gerald Pfeifer <pfeifer at dbai dot tuwien dot ac dot at>
- To: Janis Johnson <janis187 at us dot ibm dot com>
- Cc: gcc-patches at gcc dot gnu dot org
- Date: Fri, 14 Dec 2001 19:29:08 +0100 (CET)
- Subject: 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:firstname.lastname@example.org:/cvsroot/gcc"
> elm3a83% export CVSROOT
> elm3a83% cvs login
> Logging in to :pserver:email@example.com: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 "Jerry" firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.dbai.tuwien.ac.at/~pfeifer/