[cvsnt] "can't chdir" problems

Bo Berglund bo.berglund at telia.com
Mon Sep 2 21:25:34 BST 2002

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On Mon, 2 Sep 2002 18:59:21 +0200, "Bertrand, Guillaume"
<Guillaume.Bertrand at groupecyber.com> wrote:

>Hi all !
>trying for a few days to start a CVS NT service by myself, I finally switch
>to help seeking... :)
>first, I found it hard to log on the very server itself : after reading a
>lot of tutorials, and reinstalling from scratch each time, I finally went to
>the conclusion that it could be done by using local users and a local drive
>for storing the repository.
>well...ok ! now, what I want is to start coding... :)
>I try to checkout the modules file (cvs checkout CVSROOT/modules) but it
>ends up in saying :
>cvs [server aborted]: can't chdir(y:): No such file or directory
>(by the way I don't have any Y: drive, and even after connecting one, it
>still doesn't work...)
>moreover, this error appears each time I want to checkout (commit, update,
>import, export and others do work... well as far as I can tell, newbie as I
>may anyone help me ?
>A+, Guillaume.
>PS : I checked file permissions, they're set to Total Control for Everyone
>(and I added System)
>Guillaume BERTRAND
>Responsable de formation
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><mailto:guillaume.bertrand at groupecyber.com>
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(Bo Berglund, developer in Sweden)

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