[cvsnt] 'cvs import' error on -d :local:\\server\share

Tony Hoyle tmh at nothing-on.tv
Wed Aug 28 13:04:54 BST 2002

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On Wed, 28 Aug 2002 14:37:52 +0900, Alexander Korsukov
<sashko_passenger at mail.ru> wrote:

>Hello All.
>When I use share as root of CVS repository I have the following trouble
>C:\tmp: cvs -d :local:\\server\share init
>C:\tmp: cvs -d :local:\\server\share import -I * -m Empty project vendor start
>cvs [import aborted]: User akorsukov cannot create files in project
Don't use cvs over network shares.  Set up a server on the remote
machine and use that.

The root of a network share doesn't work in 57g (since the OS treats
it as special and causes some of the functions cvsnt uses to fail).


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