[Cvsnt] cvs admin returns error

Anton Malykh qu2 at mail.ru
Thu Apr 25 15:21:11 BST 2002

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On Thu, 25 Apr 2002 16:33:52 +0300, Vitaly V. Krivosheev wrote:

>    I have CVSNT running as cvs-pserver on Win2K.
>    Command "cvs admin  .." returns error "cvs [admin aborted]: usage is
>restricted to repository administrators"
>    %CVSROOT%=:pserver:shatl at CVSSRV:/prg
>    CVSROOT/passwd file contains:
>    shatl:**password**
>    Server CVSSRV has local user shatl.
>    What's wrong?

Usage is restricted, of course. The most easy way to solve the problem
is addition shatl into the %CVSROOT%/CVSROOT/admin file (create if it
does not exist). All users listed in this file (one name per line) have
the CVS admin permission.

Anton Malykh.

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