[cvsnt] Strange pserver behaviour

Kevin Jones kevinj at develop.com
Fri Aug 9 12:51:27 BST 2002

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If I disable the repository prefix feature of this release then pserver
works fine. Is this supposed to be the case?

Kevin Jones

> -----Original Message-----
> From: cvsnt-admin at cvsnt.org [mailto:cvsnt-admin at cvsnt.org] On 
> Behalf Of Kevin Jones
> Sent: 08 August 2002 15:18
> To: Cvsnt
> Subject: [cvsnt] Strange pserver behaviour
> I've just installed cvsnt (I was using 1.11.1 previously). 
> I've created a repository prefix of d:\home\cvshome and a 
> root of /terra. I'm trying to use pserver to get to this. 
> I have a passwd file that contains users kevinj and administrator. 
> I can connect using administrator with the password set in 
> the passwd file, but if I connect using kevinj I get 'no such 
> user' However I can connect with 'Kevin Jones' which is my 
> windows user name, if I pass my windows password. Note that 
> for the administrator account I need to CVS password (not the 
> windows pwd)
> This is running on Windows XP with wincvs In 
> the past I've never needed to use the windows accounts only 
> the CVS accounts, is different or do I need a magic 
> (or not so magic) incantation to use the CVS users in the passwd file?
> Thanks,
> Kevin Jones
> Developmentor
> www.develop.com
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