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Other users have reported the same behaviour with CVSNT build 57h and 57i. Bo, are your tests also against a _UNIX_ server (not CVSNT on Unix, but "plain" CVS)? -Torsten ----- Original Message ----- From: "Bo Berglund" <bo.berglund at telia.com> Newsgroups: support.cvsnt To: <cvsnt at cvsnt.org cvsnt downloads at march-hare.com @CVSNT on Twitter CVSNT on Facebook> Sent: Tuesday, October 08, 2002 12:53 AM Subject: Re: [cvsnt] CVSNT client hangs when using compression with 1.11.2 UNIX pserve r > Do yourself a favour and check out the branch: > CVSNT_1_11_1_3_REL > instead of HEAD. > There are all kinds of strange stuff going on at HEAD, it is really > alpha code (as witnessed by the version output). Don't expect it to > work problem free. > The REL branch is much safer because Tony only sends updates there > after rather a lot of testing. > > /Bo > > BTW: My tests with build 57h work just fine. > > > On Mon, 7 Oct 2002 16:25:23 -0400, Elliot Murphy > <elliot.murphy at veritas.com> wrote: > > >Hello, > > > >I am seeing a problem where the CVSNT client blocks at buf_shutdown when > >connected to a UNIX pserver. I initially started seeing this problem when > >one of the CVS servers that I connect to upgraded to CVS 1.11.2. I have seen > >this with a number of different versions of the CVSNT client, and have > >verified that it does not happen with the 1.11.2 Win32 client that is > >available from www.cvshome.org <http://www.cvshome.org> . In order to get > >more information about what is happening, I checked out the latest cvsnt > >source a couple of hours ago and built a debug version of the client. > > > >I am running the command: > >cvs -z 3 version > > > >The output is this: > >Client: Concurrent Versions System (CVSNT) 126.96.36.199 Alpha 2 (Nightly Build > >Debug Build 61) (client/server) > >Server: Concurrent Versions System (CVS) 1.11.2 (client/server) > > > >At this point the client is in get_responses_and_close(). The call to > >buf_shutdown(to_server) appears to go through just fine, and then the call > >to buf_shutdown(from_server) blocks. I have traced into > >buf_shutdown(from_server), and it is blocking in a recv() call. The call > >stack looks like this: > > > > <mailto:wsock32.dll!_recv at 16> wsock32.dll!_recv at 16() > > pserver_protocol.dll!tcp_read_raw(void * data=0x00af0000, int > >length=0x00001000) Line 205 + 0x19 C > > pserver_protocol.dll!pserver_read_data(const protocol_interface * > >protocol=0x1001a550, void * data=0x00af0000, int length=0x00001000) Line > >278 + 0x10 C > > cvs.exe!client_buffer_input(void * closure=0x003a78a0, char * > >data=0x00af0000, int need=0x00000001, int size=0x00001000, int * > >got=0x0012f3f0) Line 567 + 0x18 C > > cvs.exe!buf_read_line(buffer * buf=0x003a78e0, char * * line=0x0012f554, > >int * lenp=0x0012f548) Line 818 + 0x1d C > > cvs.exe!read_line(char * * resultp=0x0012f65c) Line 640 + 0x14 C > > cvs.exe!get_server_responses() Line 3240 + 0x9 C > > cvs.exe!start_server(int verify_only=0x00000000) Line 3627 + 0x5 C > > cvs.exe!cvsguiglue_main(int argc=0x00000001, char * * argv=0x003a635c) > >Line 1126 + 0x7 C > > cvs.exe!main(int argc=0x00000003, char * * argv=0x003a6040) Line 222 + > >0x2a C > > > >The problem only happens when I use compression, which is consistent with > >the comments near buf_shutdown(). I have no control over the CVS server that > >I am connecting to, and I doubt the sysadmin there will be very sympathetic > >to me since the "plain" 1.11.2 cvs client does not exhibit this behavior. > > > >Any ideas about what might be causing this problem? I'm happy to debug > >further if more information would be helpful.