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I am using eclipse too, and I use it for tagging and branching too. If one user creats a branch, the others can't see the branch, I don't know if it is a problem. At other time, it works well. I use prefix, set in CVSNT service control panel. I use :ntserver: protocol, and connet by eclipse using :pserver: protocol, don't know why, but this works fine. Hope helpful. Shepherd. ----- Original Message ----- From: "BHarriger" <bharriger-removethis at spam-me-not.austin.rr.com> Newsgroups: support.cvsnt Sent: Thursday, December 26, 2002 9:14 PM Subject: Re: CVSNT Can't work with Eclipse? > On Thu, 26 Dec 2002 15:21:35 +0800, Raymond Zhang wrote: > > > Hi all, > > I'm using CVSNT 184.108.40.206 (build 63) and eclipse M4 (i tried M3 too). I have > > configured > > the CVS server as follows: > >:pserver:test at localhost:D/test_repository/testroot > > > Eclipse can establish the connection and authenticate the use "test". But > > once I double clicked on "HEAD" in CVS Repository view, the server responded > > "cvs [server aborted]: cannot find .: No such file or directory > > > After tracing by TCP Spy, I find eclipse is actually doing a "cvs update -d > > ." first before "cvs co -c" to retrieve the modules. And the behavior of > > cvsNT is "cvs update -d ." will always failed with the above error message. > > > I tried typing command "cvs update -d ." in my command, I see the same error > > message; > > > My question is: > > 1. Is that error message a desired way for cvsnt to respondto "cvs > > update -d ." command or is that a bug? > > 2. Is there any way to work around this? > > > Thanks in advance! > > > Thanks > > > Raymond Zhang > > I use CVSNT with Eclipse/WSAD just fine. Granted, the CVS plugin in > Eclipse isn't that great (doesn't properly show branches, for example), it > works fine for simple operations on the head stream. I simply use another > client for more advanced uses. (Such as tagging and branching) > > Get rid of your repository prefix and all should be well. When you connect > your connection string should look like this: > :pserver:test at localhost:D:/test_repository/testroot > where your repository is physically stored on the D: drive of the CVS host > server and is the directory/subdirectory /test_repository/testroot. > > HTH, > Brian