[cvsnt] Re: repository on the D:\ drive

Tony Hoyle tmh at nodomain.org
Thu Oct 31 16:15:54 GMT 2002

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On Thu, 31 Oct 2002 16:21:29 +0100, "Trond Kvarenes"
<trond at logit-systems.com> wrote:

>We are using pserver and repository on the D:\ drive.
>First we were not using repository prefix. On my computer everything worked
>fine, but on all computers with the CD-rom on the D-drive they were getting
>messages about .perm and .owner. When they committed their changes, cvs
>added all code twise. When they put in a data CD in the cd rom drive
>everything worked fine. I got a tip about using repository prefix to
>overcome the problem, but this only removed the error messages. The problem
>whith commiting changes remains. And now it doesn't even help putting a CD
>in the drive.
>Is there really no other way out of this than to not use prefix and have a
>data CD in the cd rom at all times?
>(This is more of a win2000 question, but still...)
>Does anyone know if it is possible to change the CD-rom drive letter? If we
>could do that, it would work i guess.
It shouldn't be doing anything like that - on my machine the
repository is on f: which doesn't even exist, and there are no errors.
What version of cvsnt are you using?


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