[cvsnt] "user is not a valid editor of the file"

Tony Hoyle tmh at nodomain.org
Mon Oct 7 18:32:03 BST 2002

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On Mon, 07 Oct 2002 17:34:33 +0200, Nicolas Hernandez
<n.hernandez at genesis-sa.fr> wrote:

>im running cvsnt on a w2000/FAT, and when another user than the owner 
>commit the cvs server sent "fleurian is not a valid editor of the file" 
>.... i dont understand, and i dind'nt have found any reference to this 
>error .. thats my first steps with CVS.
A user has done a 'cvs edit' on the file, and you are using 'commit
-c' to check for valid editors.  You have to ask the user who has the
edit to release it (this is one of the problems with reserved edits).


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